Content for concerned Australians
Prof. Patrick McGorry was quoted in an article concerning the mandatory detention of asylum seekers. The piece was published by Green Left Weekly April 28th 2012.
Prof. Patrick McGorry was part of a panel discussing mental health reform in Australia for the La Trobe University Ideas and Society Program. The video can be seen on The Monthly website April 20th 2012.
Prof. Patrick McGorry was quoted in an article concerning the national rollout of EPPIC centres. The piece was published in The Australian March 27th 2012.
Prof. Patrick McGorry's opinion piece on the difficulties of psychiatric diagnosis was published in The Financial Review March 23rd, 2012.
In most branches of medical care, diagnosis is universally valued by patients and health care professionals as a critical step in providing appropriate treatment, predicting the future course of the illness and enabling patients and families to access key information and to realise they are not alone.