Practice and Standards


Ethics is a major issue in our daily practice in psychiatry and in the different aspects of scientific researches.

The significance of this issue is enhanced when we interact with mentally incompetent patients, and when we use psychotropic medications which manufactured and marketed by for- profit companies. In this section, we will list some important articles discussed this critical issue in some details.. Enjoy with us!

Practice Guidelines

Practice in psychiatry has been suffering of poor evidence support and personal impressionistic practice. There were some justifications for that such as poor understanding of underlying psychiatric processes. In this section, we collect some important guidelines for evidence base psychiatric intervention.

Mental health in KSA