Bipolar Disorder: Keys to Improving Compliance

Non-adherence to prescribed medication by patients with psychiatric disorders is one of the greatest challenges reported by clinicians: “Over the course of a year, about three-quarters of patients prescribed psychotropic medications will discontinue, often coming to the decision themselves.” Dr Julie Carbray of the University Illinois-Chicago presented “Partnering for Recovery: Reaching Concordance with Psychopharmacology in the midst of Bipolar Disorder” at PsychCongress in Orlando, Florida in 2014.

Julie A. Carbray

Julie A. Carbray PhD PMHNP-BC PMHCNS-BC APRN

Dr. Carbray holds her PhD (93) and Master of Science (88) degrees from Rush University, Chicago and her Bachelors of Science (87) degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. A Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, she has been on facu ...