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Video: Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia – Diagnosis and Treatment

When it comes to recognizing and treating mental health conditions, bipolar disorder (BD) and schizophrenia often stand out as especially challenging. While BD tends to be characterized by intense mood swings, and schizophrenia is largely marked by psychosis, the two can share common symptoms. It’s...

Staff Profile: Mary Ellen J. Crowley, PhD

Dr. Crowley is an associate psychologist at McLean Hospital and an instructor in psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She is the former clinical coordinator of McLean Hospital’s adult eating disorders specialty track. In addition to her work at The Pavilion, Dr...

Staff Profile: Thomaskutty Idiculla, PhD

Thomaskutty Idiculla, PhD, is the director of Mental Health Services Evaluation at McLean Hospital, and an instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is the architect of eBASIS, a robust online portal and performance measurement system, which provides quality improvement tools, reporting...

Staff Profile: Karmen Koesterer, PsyD

Karmen Koesterer, PsyD, obtained her undergraduate degree in special education from Grand Valley State University. She worked as a special educator before earning her master’s degree from Harvard University. She then worked in the field of autism research for several years. As a doctoral student in...

Staff Profile: Marc J. Zuckerman, PhD

Marc J. Zuckerman, PhD, provides individual, couples, and family psychotherapy and comprehensive case management services in his staff position at The Pavilion at McLean Hospital and in his individual private practice. He is experienced in cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior...

Staff Profile: A. Blythe Rose, MD, MPH

A. Blythe Rose, MD, MPH, received her medical degree from Harvard Medical School and a Master of Public Health degree, with a concentration in international mental health and disaster relief, from the Boston University School of Public Health. She completed her residency at the Adult Psychiatry...