If there is not a program near you, we recommend contacting the nearest one for treatment recommendations in your local area. Your nearest university-based mental health clinic, research lab or state mental health agency may also be helpful in recommending local providers.
The best chance for altering the discouraging prognosis may be to intervene aggressively at the first episode of psychosis, before functional abilities are lost. Tom Insel, Former Director, National Institute of Mental Health
The 150+ treatment programs in the United States today represent a meaningful step toward the prevention of disability associated with untreated psychosis. And yet, with 100,000 young Americans facing psychosis for the first time each year, it is not enough.
Aware of another early psychosis treatment program or change in contact information? Please contact us.