Best practices: the consultation-liaison in primary-care psychiatry program: a structured approach to long-term collaboration.

@article{Meadows2007BestPT,
  title={Best practices: the consultation-liaison in primary-care psychiatry program: a structured approach to long-term collaboration.},
  author={Graham N Meadows and Carol Harvey and Lynette Joubert and Dave Barton and Gillinder Bedi},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2007},
  volume={58 8},
  pages={
          1036-8
        }
}
This column presents the Consultation-Liaison in Primary-Care Psychiatry model, which was developed in Australia. This model is a structured approach to collaborative care of people with mental illnesses between primary care services and specialist mental health services. The first component of the model is a consultation, liaison, and education service provided by psychiatric consultants at participating general practices. The second component involves transferring selected patients from… Expand
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