US psychiatrist warns McGorry early intervention model rife for abuse:

Professor Patrick McGorry

A US psychiatrist has labelled the early intervention model for first episode psychosis touted by Australian psychiatrist Professor Patrick McGorry as:

rife for abuse, and trivializes the whole enterprise.

In hiis post on attenuated psychosis syndrome, a controversial likely inclusion in the upcoming DSM-5, he charges that McGorry’s model truncates the research criteria for understanding prodromal symptoms leading to psychosis.

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