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Video: Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia – Diagnosis and Treatment

When it comes to recognizing and treating mental health conditions, bipolar disorder (BD) and schizophrenia often stand out as especially challenging. While BD tends to be characterized by intense mood swings, and schizophrenia is largely marked by psychosis, the two can share common symptoms. It’s...

Mental Health Services Evaluation

McLean’s Mental Health Services Evaluation (MHSE) provides quality measurement and quality improvement support for the hospital. MHSE is a national leader in behavioral health care and quality assessment for effective measurement and reporting. In addition to serving McLean and Mass General Brigham...

Staff Profile: Courtney Beard, PhD

Courtney Beard, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, and at McLean Hospital serves as director of the Cognition and Affect Research and Education (CARE) Laboratory and co-director of the Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Clinical...

Staff Profile: Thröstur Björgvinsson, PhD, ABPP

Thröstur Björgvinsson, PhD, ABPP, is director of program evaluation and co-director of research at the Behavioral Health Partial Hospital Program at McLean Hospital and associate professor of psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. In his role as co-director of...

Staff Profile: Christian A. Webb, PhD

Christian A. Webb, PhD, is an associate professor of psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and director of the Treatment and Etiology of Depression in Youth (TEDY) Laboratory at McLean Hospital. He received his PhD in clinical psychology from the University of...

Staff Profile: Alisa Busch, MD, MS

Alisa Busch, MD, MS, is a psychiatrist and mental health services researcher who is nationally recognized for her work on measuring mental health care quality in systems of care. She has served on national technical expert panels on quality measurement in usual care mental health settings for the...

Staff Profile: Martha J. Falkenstein, PhD

Martha J. Falkenstein, PhD, is an assistant professor of psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and the director of research for the Office of Clinical Assessment and Research (OCAR) at the OCD Institute at McLean Hospital. Her research focuses on investigating...

Staff Profile: Thomaskutty Idiculla, PhD

Thomaskutty Idiculla, PhD, is the director of Mental Health Services Evaluation at McLean Hospital, and an instructor in psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He is the architect of eBASIS, a robust online portal and performance measurement system, which provides quality improvement tools, reporting...

Staff Profile: Kathryn Eve Lewandowski, PhD

Kathryn Eve Lewandowski, PhD, is the director of clinical programming at McLean OnTrack TM and an associate professor of psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She also directs the psychotic disorders rotation of the APA-approved pre-doctoral psychology internship...