Author | Lisa Dixon, MD, MPH

Articles

Podcast: Current Trends in Patient Education

January 20, 2012

Podcast

Special Report chairs discuss patient education and provide a brief overview of materials that provide an opportunity for patients to help themselves.

Introduction: Patient Education as Treatment Foundation

January 10, 2012

Article

With appropriate educational strategies, psychiatrists can address and match diverse goals, competencies, preferences, and practical means of access.

Issues in Family Services for Persons With Schizophrenia

March 01, 2008

Article

Extensive evidence supports the importance of the involvement of families in the mental health care of patients with schizophrenia and other serious mental illnesses. Family involvement is endorsed by the President's New Freedom Commission and the American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines on schizophrenia.