Psychotherapy of Schizophrenia

Can We Make It Work?
  • Philip R. A. May


A discussion of the future of Psychotherapy Research in Schizophrenia must consider not only the directions that we may want to go, but also the deeper conceptual and social context that may influence these directions and affect the course of the research.


Family Therapy Psychotherapy Research Restitution Phase Milieu Therapy Alter Drug Concentration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip R. A. May
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  1. 1.Health Services Research and Development LaboratoryVeterans Administration Medical CenterBrentwoodUSA
  2. 2.Neuropsychiatric Institute, Center for Health SciencesUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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