Author | Kenneth S. Thompson, MD

Articles

A Crisis in the Public Service Psychiatric Workforce

February 24, 2017

Here's what's known about the growing shortage of psychiatrists -- why it's happening-- and possible solutions.

6 Unique Functions of Psychiatrists in Primary Care

February 03, 2017

In some segments of the evolving health care system, primary health care teams with psychiatry at their core are becoming a reality. Here are 6 ways psychiatrists add value to primary care health teams.

Psychiatry and Primary Health Care: Beyond Integration, Toward Fusion?

July 27, 2016

Do psychiatrists add value to primary care health teams compared to non-psychiatrist mental health providers?