Differentiating Psychotic Disorders: Does It Matter?
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 11, Number 3&4, May 2020
Jonathan Stevens, MD, MPH
Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Chief of Outpatient Services at The Menninger Clinic in Houston, TX.
Dr. Stevens has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
How do we understand the range of psychotic disorders in children and adolescents and how does this understand impact treatment in a more differentiated way? This interview helps clinicians to sort through what kinds of psychotic processes are at play and how to approach them in a more nuanced manner, while giving practical and realistic advice for patient management.