"Medication optimization includes postponing or avoiding the use of medications in favor of recovery-based psychosocial supports and services, sensitive and collaborative initiation of medication protocols, timely medication tapering or withdrawal protocols, and regular reassessment of recovery status to guide shared decision making to adjust medication treatment."
*NEW* In her recent blog, Dr. Kelly Brogan, M.D. asks whether the medications offered to help persons in distress may actually be leading these individuals to the very outcome (suicide) we're most hoping to avoid. Read the entire article HERE
Medication Optimization, Choice, and Alternatives