Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not routinely offer counselling and supportive psychotherapy (as specific interventions) to people with psychosis or schizophrenia. However, take service user preferences into account, especially if other more efficacious psychological treatments, such as CBT, family intervention and arts therapies, are not available locally.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not routinely offer counselling and supportive psychotherapy (as specific interventions) to people with psychosis or schizophrenia. However, take service user preferences into account, especially if other more efficacious psychological treatments, such as CBT, family intervention and arts therapies, are not available locally.
Interventions:
Counselling and supportive psychotherapy

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Psychosis and schizophrenia in adults (CG178)
Published date:
February 2014
Paragraph number:
1.4.4.6
Page number:
25

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