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Synergy is published twice a year by the Queen’s Department of Psychiatry.  The journal is scholarly in outlook but not necessarily number of footnotes.  We strive to publish good prose and ideas presented with vigour.  It is our belief that psychiatry is so inherently interesting that it should not only be presented in the form of randomized controlled trials.  Many of the issues of Synergy have themes.  Recent issues have examined History and Psychiatry, Happiness, and Psychotherapy.  We have published local, national, and international authors.

Fall 2018 - Blurring the Boundaries

Summer 2019 - The Trail Back Home


Winter 2009 - "Depression and Sleep Apnea: Investigating the Links"
Fall 2009 - "Collaborative Care: Addressing Seniors' Mental, Physical and Social Health Needs"

Spring/Summer 2010 - "Ontario's ACT Teams and Clients with Intellectual Disabilities"
Fall 2010 - "Shock Doc"

Spring/Summer 2011 - "Defense Mechanisms in the 21st Century"
Fall 2011 - "Quality of Life: What should we measure and why does it matter?"

Spring/Summer 2012 - "Should Physicians Incarcerate Patients?"
Fall 2012 - "Suicide in the Middle Ages"

Summer 2013 - "The Future of Psychiatry"
Fall 2013 - "From Generation to Generation: The Personality Disorders Service and Kingston's Psychiatric Tradition"

Spring 2014 - "Schizophrenia and Autism: Let their Genes Speak"

Spring 2015 - "Memories and Meaning"