Author | Kenneth S. Thompson, MD

Articles

A Crisis in the Public Service Psychiatric Workforce

February 24, 2017

Article

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

Slideshow

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

Article

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