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Psychiatric Services Editor Lisa Dixon, M.D., M.P.H., and Podcast Editor and co-host Josh Berezin, M.D., M.S., discuss key aspects of research recently published by Psychiatric Services. Tune in to learn about the latest mental health services research and why it is relevant. Topics include community-based treatment programs, collaborative care, evidence-based treatment and service delivery, criminal and social justice, policy analysis, and more.

Aug 15, 2017

Dr. Dixon and Dr. Berezin discuss the controversial practice of outpatient commitment (community treatment orders or assisted outpatient treatment) and its effect on mortality, the use of the ECHO model (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes) in providing case-based training for health care providers via videoconferencing with a team of specialists, and whether mental health courts affect rates of recidivism. Articles may be viewed online at