Mad in America Continuing Education

Envisioning a new paradigm of mental health care

Opening a Dialogue about Early Psychosis Programs in the US

Recently I listened in to a webinar that discussed a number of key issues related to the development of early psychosis intervention programs in the United States and found that it stimulated many thoughts and raised important issues that need more discussion. I sense that we spend time mostly...


SAMHSA's Rose-Colored Lens

The US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) should be commended for its attempt to provide a basic understanding of recovery-oriented care, and its attempt to bring recovery-oriented practice into the mainstream of professional practice. To that end, it has produced...