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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.

Feb 27, 2023

Breanna C. Keepers, M.D., M.B.A., and Ish P. Bhalla, M.D., M.S., join Dr. Dixon and Dr. Berezin to discuss the results of a survey of mental healthcare providers and their usage of measurement-based care.  Dr. Keepers is in the Department of Psychiatry at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and Dr. Bhalla is Medical Director of Behavioral Health Value Transformation at Blue Cross-Blue Shield of North Carolina.

•    Keepers and Bhalla interview [00:50]
•    Incentivizing provider behavior changes [03:01]
•    Measurement instruments [05:30]
•    Measurement-based care from the care recipient’s perspective [06:27]
•    Study design [09:16]
•    Clinical utility and measurement-based care [11:31]
•    Are we using the right measure? [14:45]
•    Heterogeneity in provider perceptions of measurement-based care [16:08]
•    Training providers [17:25]
•    Providing care is hard [19:36]
•    What’s next for your research? [22:10]


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