Barriers to optimal care for patients with coexisting substance use and mental health disorders.

@article{Todd2002BarriersTO,
  title={Barriers to optimal care for patients with coexisting substance use and mental health disorders.},
  author={Fraser C Todd and John Douglas Sellman and Paul J Robertson},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2002},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={792-9}
}
OBJECTIVE This paper describes qualitative research that was carried out as part of a project aimed at drawing up a series of guidelines for the assessment and management for people with coexisting substance use and mental health disorders, or dual diagnosis. METHOD A core consultation team of 14 experts with experience in the areas of both substance use and mental health in New Zealand was established to advise on the development of eight clinical scenarios. The clinical scenarios were… CONTINUE READING

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