Clinical Practice Guidelines

 

Consensus Guidelines
http://www.psychguides.com/
Contains the "expert consensus" treatment guidelines (Tri-University Project) for bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. They are comprehensive, but emphasize medications.  

Treatment of Schizophrenia
http://www.state.sc.us/dmh/clinical/port.htm
Article, from Schizophrenia Bulletin, contains a very specific and comprehensive set of treatment guidelines for schizophrenia (referred to as "PORT") from the "Patient Outcomes Research Team" funded by NIMH.

Eighteen of the recommendations address antipsychotic agents and adjunctive pharmacotherapies; the remaining 12 address electroconvulsive therapy, psychological interventions, family interventions, vocational rehabilitation, and assertive community treatment/intensive case management.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Updated 9-19-13