The Organicist Model Cannot Be Changed Without Users

From Mad in Italy: The organicist model of mental health cannot be changed without a concrete intervention plan that involves users

For a targeted and critical use of psychotropic drugs and the transition to the psychosocial model, it is necessary to create specialized centers for the suspension of psychotropic drugs, the training of psychiatrists and health personnel on the methods of a methodical, effective and safe suspension.

Involvement of users, family members and experts (peer specialists) is needed.

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