Author | Elinore F. Mccance-Katz, MD, PhD


The Federal Government Ignores the Treatment Needs of Americans With Serious Mental Illness

April 21, 2016

For too long the treatment needs of the seriously mentally ill have been ignored by SAMSHA, and this needs to change, says this psychiatrist.

Psychiatric Disorders and Substance Abuse

January 01, 2007

Substance use disorder (SUD) plays a prominent role in the epidemiology, cause, and course of mental illness. Of the more than 5 million Americans with comorbid mental illness and SUD, fewer than half received treatment at either a specialty mental health or substance abuse treatment facility.