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  • Ohio SAMI CCOE emphasizes need for focused clinical supervision, provides useful methods

    One of the hallmarks of effective clinical supervision is real-time observation of service providers at work in the community with consumers. Ric Kruszynski, MSSA, LISW, LICDC, tells a story from his experience that illustrates how 20 minutes of clinical supervision in the community with immediate feedback helped one team member refine her approach and transform a woman's recovery journey.

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  • Christina M. Delos Reyes, M.D.
  • Physicians and integrated treatment: specialization and collaboration

    Physicians of internal medicine, family medicine, and psychiatry fulfill an important role in screening for, assessing, referring, and providing treatment to people who experience severe mental illness (e.g., schizophrenia, bi-polar, depression) and a co-occurring substance use disorder (i.e., alcohol and other drugs). Prescribing medication and helping patients manage side effects and symptoms of both disorders is one of the primary roles of the physician—but not the only one.

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