Early Intervention for Schizophrenia

October 20, 2014

This story on NPR really highlights the importance of early intervention. While this is an example of the treatment of prodromal schizophrenia, this concept can really be applied to so many illnesses. Unfortunately, many people suffer unnecessarily for months and sometimes years before seeking help. With early evaluation and treatment, one can have a much greater quality of life.

About the Author
Dr. Fein is a psychiatrist in Los Angeles specializing in general adult and women's mental health.