Commentary: Disability evaluations--are the evaluators able?

  • Stuart A Anfang
  • Published 2011 in
    The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry…


Disability assessments of patients are among the most common nontherapeutic evaluations requested of treating psychiatrists. Yet, there has been relatively little empirical analysis of how psychiatrists approach these evaluations in real clinical practice. Treating psychiatrists, those both with and without forensic expertise, struggle with the challenge of… (More)