The importance of holistic care in major depressive disorder and schizophrenia

At ECNP 2022, Dr Charlotte Emborg discussed how it is important to have a holistic view of the care needed for patients with major depressive disorder or schizophrenia, beyond just symptom control. This includes being aware of stressful life events, barriers and the stigma of mental illness. Healthcare professional network meetings can help the patient gain and retain functional recovery.