The BeST Center

Improving the lives of people with schizophrenia

With the right treatments, people with schizophrenia can and do live successfully.

Unfortunately, many people affected by schizophrenia do not have access to the most effective treatments. The BeST Center’s mission is to change this by providing customized training and other resources to individuals and organizations that help people live successfully with schizophrenia:

BeST Center Practices

 

To discuss customized BeST practice training and consultation, please contact:

bestcenter@neomed.edu
330.325.6698

FREE Continuing Education & RESOURCES

The BeST Center offers free continuing education and resources for those who help people live successfully with schizophrenia:

Working with Friends and Families 101: Unburning the Bridges First Episode Psychosis

A two-part, online continuing education course to learn more about working with friends and families of those with serious mental illness, including first episode psychosis, developed in partnership with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

Enroll in Part 1

Enroll in Part 2 

NEOMED CLOZAPINE ASSISTANCE SERVICE

Clozapine can help people with schizophrenia in ways that other medications just can’t

Training, support and information about why, when and how to use clozapine
https://clozapine.info

RSVP for Oct. 24 Virtual Live Clozapine REMS Training

NEOMED Clozapine Assistance Line:
330.325.6848
clozapine@neomed.edu

BeST Center Project ECHO Programs

Project ECHO® uses telecommunications to provide clinicians with: 

  • Opportunities to present complex cases and to receive
    written recommendations from multidisciplinary experts
  • Free, convenient continuing professional education
  • Opportunities to develop the knowledge to manage complex health conditions in their own communities and to be part of a community of practice

 

Integrated Care at NEOMED (IC@N)

Addressing needs of patients with complex, co-occurring psychiatric and physical conditions
Meets Fridays, Noon – 1 p.m.
Email IntegratedcareECHO@neomed.edu to join or learn more

SZconsult

Addressing the needs of people with schizophrenia spectrum disorders
Meets Tuesdays from Noon – 1 p.m.
Email SZconsult@neomed.edu to join or learn more

First Episode Psychosis

For teams providing integrated treatment and other interested Ohio clinicians
Offered by the BeST Center and funded by the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
Meets Thursdays once a month from Noon – 1 p.m. Schedule of specific dates
Email psychosisteam@neomed.edu to join or learn more

View NEOMED BeST Center Project ECHO brief lectures

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CONTACT US

BeST Center
Email: bestcenter@neomed.edu

BeST Practices in Schizophrenia Treatment (BeST) Center

Department of Psychiatry