WFSBP

Treatment Guidelines and Consensus Paper

The development and formulation of the WFSBP Treatment Guidelines and Consensus Papers are a major focus of the federation.

They are developed by the WFSBP Task Forces and provide a clear and top-quality treatment orientation for clinicians around the world.

Treatment Guidelines

Bipolar disorders

Maintenance treatment of bipolar disorders (2013)

Acute bipolar depression (2010)

Treatment of acute mania (2009)

 

Schizophrenia

Management of special circumstances in the treatment of schizophrenia: Depression, suicidality, substance use disorders and pregnancy and lactation (2015)

Long-term treatment of schizophrenia and
management of antipsychotic-induced side effects (2013)

Acute treatment of schizophrenia and
management of treatment resistance (2012)

 

Depressive disorders

Treatment of unipolar depressive disorders, part 2: Maintenance treatment of major depressive disorder (2015)

Treatment of unipolar depressive disorders, part 1:
Acute and continuation treatment of major depressive disorder (2013)

Treatment of unipolar depressive disorders in primary care (2007)

 

Anxiety disorders

Pharmacological treatment of anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder in primary care (2012)

Treatment of anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and posttraumatic
stress disorders (2008)

 

Substance use disorders

Treatment of substance use and related disorders:
Opioid dependence (2011)

Treatment of substance use and related disorders:
Alcoholism (2008)

 

Alzheimer's disease and dementias

Biological treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias (2011)

 

Eating disorders

Pharmacological treatment of eating disorders (2011)

 

Personality disorders

Treatment of personality disorders (2007)

 

Paraphilias

Treatment of paraphilas (2010)

Treatment of paraphilias (2016)

 

Brain stimulation treatments

Brain stimulation treatments in psychiatry (2010)