Dra. Yolanda Pica Ruiz

Specialized in Resistant Depression, Bipolar Disorder & Iiaison Psychiatry


Salud mental y perspectiva de género

  • Profile:
    International fellow at the American Psychiatric Association. Currently a Lecturer of Liaison Psychiatry and Personality Disorders at the University of La Salle in Mexico City. Is extensively involved in medical education. Is part of the bureau of speakers at Eli Lilly, Carnot, Silanes Laboratorio, Lundbeck and Roche pharmaceuticals.
  • Professional Activities:
    2020 Writer of the book Art and Madness” first edition.
    2020 Columnist at section Art and Culture in the National Newspaper “La Razón” since 2014 Where I write about art and mental illness to fight against the stigma about mental health.
    2017 Faculty Member of Lundbeck Foundation at Denmark.
    2017 Roche Pharmaceuticals. Member of the Advisory Board and Member of the Speaker bureau since 2010.
    2017 Ely Lilly and Company . Member of the advisory Board and member of the Speaker Bureau since 2004.
    2017 Professional practice of psychiatry and psychotherapy from 1993 to the present date.
    2017 Since 1996 to current date private practice as a Psychiatrist at the Hospital Angeles del Pedregal, in Mexico City, Mainly treating depression and bipolar disorder.
    2017 Named one of three representatives in Mexico for the international study currently under development: Relationship between sunlight and the age of onset of bipolar disorder - an international multisite study. Coordinated by Prof. Dr. Michael Bauer.
    Specialized in Resistant Depression, Bipolar Disorder & Iiaison Psychiatry 2017 Lecturer of liaison psychiatry and personality disorders at the university La Salle since 1993.
  • Merits
    2016 International Fellowship Award at the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and made Ambassador for APA in Mexico.
    1998 Honorable mention in the master's degree in General Psychotherapy.