Moderated online social therapy for recovery from early psychosis.

  title={Moderated online social therapy for recovery from early psychosis.},
  author={John Gleeson and Mario Alvarez-Jimenez and Reeva Lederman},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  volume={63 7},
Psychotic disorders are among the most distressing and disabling of psychiatric conditions. Their onset, characteristically in late adolescence when young people face significant developmental challenges, poses a significant risk of lifelong disability and compromised mental and physical health. Recurrent psychotic episodes, poor physical health, long-term unemployment, social anxiety, substance abuse, chronic depression, and even suicide are causes for concern after first-episode psychosis… CONTINUE READING