Drama as primary prevention: my life as a producer.

  • Stephen M Jurd
  • Published 2013 in
    Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal…


OBJECTIVE This paper documents use of a historically accurate and psychiatrically relevant play written by a couple of visiting academics. CONCLUSION The high recognisability of first author Samuel Shem's name was used to attract interest from both within the medical profession and the media, which was intrigued by the curiosity of a psychiatrist turning producer. Far-reaching publicity was achieved at no financial cost.

DOI: 10.1177/1039856213498429

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@article{Jurd2013DramaAP, title={Drama as primary prevention: my life as a producer.}, author={Stephen M Jurd}, journal={Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists}, year={2013}, volume={21 6}, pages={592-4} }