Treatment Guidelines for Schizophrenia

ISPS-US is in the process of developing treatment guidelines for psychosis. In preparation for that, we have collected a sample of guidelines from around the world. I am including the links below in one handy-dandy place for all of you policy geeks out there…


NICE Guidelines

Canadian Psychological Association


American Psychological Association smi-proficiency for psychologists

American Psychological Society Fact Sheet on Schizophrenia Treatment

American Psychiatric Association 2004 Guidelines

American Psychiatric Association Update




Spanish practice guidelines

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry Aus / NZ Guidelines

British Royal College of Psychiatry Factsheet on Schizophrenia

And here is a comparison of the guidelines


schizophreniaguidelines comparison 2

NEW! article in Schizohrenia Bulletin: Schizophrenia, “Just the Facts” 6. Moving ahead with the schizophrenia concept: From the elephant to the mouse

Just the facts copy

We’d welcome constructive feedback on these guidelines and especially any links to clinical research regarding psychosocial and psychological treatment for psychosis and schizophrenia.

Ciao for now,

Jessica Arenella

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1 Response to Treatment Guidelines for Schizophrenia

  1. rosstappen says:

    Look forward to working on the guidelines. Thanks for posting.

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