Future psychiatric services in Italy: lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic

Future psychiatric services in Italy: lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic

Authors

  • Lorenzo Pelizza Parma Department of Mental Health and Pathological Addiction, Azienda USL di Parma http://orcid.org/0000-0003-4746-2061
  • Simona Pupo Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Parma

Keywords:

COVID-19, Psychiatric Services, Public Mental Health, Rehabilitation, Community

Abstract

During the COVID-19 epidemic, home care and remote working showed important technological innovations, leading to review all public mental health policies. In this article, some considerations based on the Italian COVID-19 experience in order to plan post-COVID psychiatric interventions are reported.

References

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Published

07-09-2020

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Section

ORIGINAL INVESTIGATIONS/COMMENTARIES - SPECIAL COVID19

How to Cite

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Pelizza L, Pupo S. Future psychiatric services in Italy: lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2020 Sep. 7 [cited 2024 Jul. 20];91(3):e2020011. Available from: https://www.mattioli1885journals.com/index.php/actabiomedica/article/view/10170