Samuel O. Okpaku, MD, PhD

Articles

Psychiatric Disability: A Step-by-Step Guide to Assessment and Determination

June 11, 2009

The epidemiology and management of psychiatric disability have gained increased attention for a variety of reasons in the past 3 decades. There are issues of empowerment, advocacy, and reduction of stigma. There are also concerns about cost containment as well as reliability, validity, and efficacy of the determination process.