by Helen Farrell, MD

Review Psychiatry with the Best!

Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S.experiences some or other form of mental illness in a given year. Every clinician needs training to detect, evaluate, and treat mental health issues.

Your tutor for this course is the board certified Psychiatrist Helen M. Farrell, a Harvard Medical School Instructor and staff psychiatrist at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. She will ensure that not only do you memorize the most important facts, you simultaneously develop a deep understanding of essential concepts in psychiatry. This will help you immensely when solving clinical vignettes for USMLE Step 2 or your NBME Shelf exam.

This course covers all exam-relevant topics of Psychiatry, which include:

  • Psychiatric Assessment
  • Personality Disorders
  • Major Psychiatric Disorders
  • Control Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Somatoform Disorders
  • Forensic Disorders
  • Age-Related Disorders

Start studying with Lecturio now and use our additional learning material to achieve outstanding results in your exams. We will not let you down – become a better doctor with our high–yield lectures today!

Course Details

  • Videos 87
  • Duration 9:35 h
  • Quiz questions 371
  • Articles 49


Your Educators of course Psychiatry

 Helen Farrell, MD

Helen Farrell, MD

Dr. Farrell is a Harvard Medical School faculty member and board certified psychiatrist with a private practice in Boston. She has experience in patient care, teaching and in treating psychological disorders in various settings, including the Emergency Department, inpatient units and outpatient settings. She has translated difficult concepts in various psychology genres to educational videos via TED-Ed. Dr. Farrell is also well published in the field of forensic psychology and has appeared as an expert witness in court multiple times.

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Good Knowledge but not engaging
By JENNIFER M. on 02. April 2020 for Psychiatric Assessment

Although the instructor is knowledgeable, the lecture is boring that I am not able to comprehend completely.

Smooth flow of knowledge ,systematically organized ,so I recommend other students to listen and take it
By Yasir R. on 24. March 2020 for Age-Related Disorders

An excellent lectures Will organize I highly recommend to others ,I recommend other to take this course

Good job, very precise content
By Kelvin O. on 11. March 2020 for Schizophrenia: Assessment

This lecture is a very good one and its contents are precise. I will definitely recommend this lecture to anyone.

By Gustavo S. on 04. February 2020 for Bipolar Disorder: Definition, Types and Diagnosis

Todo muy preciso, deja en claro los tipos, fue una muy buena introducción