Societal Costs of Schizophrenia & Related Disorders

PRECISIONheor’s Kyi-Sin Than, Kelly Birch, Jacki Chou, Jim Baumgardner, and Kenneth Ching collaborated with the Schizophrenia & Psychosis Action Alliance (S&PAA) on this recently released report, highlighting the staggering costs of schizophrenia in the United States, and underscoring areas where current systems can significantly improve care for those living with schizophrenia. With early diagnosis and comprehensive, holistic treatment, individuals with schizophrenia can live successful and fulfilling lives. PRECISIONheor and S&PAA hope that this report will serve as a catalyst for vital policy change to shift the treatment paradigm and improve the lives of individuals with schizophrenia and their loved ones.