Scott Woods, MD

Professor of Psychiatry

Research Interests

Adolescent Psychiatry; Psychiatry; Psychotic Disorders; Prodromal Symptoms

Research Organizations

Psychiatry: Connecticut Mental Health Center | PRIME Psychosis Prodrome Research Clinic | Specialized Treatment for Early Psychosis (STEP) Program

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Woods conducts studies aiming to improve prediction of which prodromal adolescents and young adults will progress to frank psychosis and which will remit. He also conducts studies aiming to improve the treatment of current symptoms and to prevent progression.

Specialized Terms: Risk syndrome for psychosis; Psychosis prodrome; Attenuated psychosis disorder

Extensive Research Description

Predictors and Mechanisms of Conversion to Psychosis (MH082022)
Aspirin vs placebo for the psychosis prodrome
D-serine for the psychosis prodrome (MH074356)

Dutetrabenzine for tardive dyskinesia
Huperzine for cognitive enhancement in schizophrenia (MH083436)

Selected Publications

Full List of PubMed Publications

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Contact Info

Scott Woods, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale PsychiatryConnecticut Mental Health Center
34 Park Street

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Psychiatry300 George St
New Haven, CT 06511-

PRIME Psychosis Prodrome Research Clinic