Affiliation: Harvard University
- Child and adolescent mental health policy: promise to provisionGordon Harper
Child and Adolescent Services, Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Int Rev Psychiatry 20:217-24. 2008..Crafting policy requires balancing contrasting goals and approaches, here spelled out. Public mental health policy can be compared to other forms of continuous quality improvement (CQI)...
- Being with the patient: the use of "clinical evidence," reconsideredGordon Harper
Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 201:813-7. 2013..Data from interactions with patients are increasingly marginalized in psychiatry, even as interactional data have an increasing role elsewhere in healthcare. Recommendations for training, clinical care, and administration are made. ..
- Cultural influences on diagnosisG Harper
Harvard Medical School, Department of Mental Health, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 10:711-28, viii. 2001..Integration of the role of culture into clinical practice is facilitated by balancing the use of categorical diagnoses with consensus-based assessment, including acknowledgment of the relative positions of clinician and child...
- Child and adolescent inpatient restraint reduction: a state initiative to promote strength-based careJanice LeBel
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 43:37-45. 2004..To reduce the use of restraint and seclusion with children and adolescents in psychiatric inpatient units by promoting a preventive, strength-based model of care...