3. Dual Responsibility Treatment

Principles That Facilitate Collaborative Patient Care

  1. Donna M. Sudak M.D.

Published Online: 6 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118093368.ch3

Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach

Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach

How to Cite

Sudak, D. M. (2011) Dual Responsibility Treatment, in Combining CBT and Medication: An Evidence-Based Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118093368.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470448441

Online ISBN: 9781118093368

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Keywords:

  • cognitive behavioral therapy;
  • psychotropic medication;
  • treatment effectiveness;
  • co-morbidity;
  • psychiatric illness;
  • collaboration;
  • dual responsibility treatment;
  • communication;
  • patient care models

Summary

This chapter provides an overview of the common problems that can occur when two providers are caring for a patient with psychiatric illness: one providing medication, and the other providing psychotherapy. Pitfalls and opportunities that exist in this situation are described with patient examples and solutions given for common problems.