What is ‘recovery’ for a patient with Schizophrenia?

Jeffrey A. Lieberman, M.D., Columbia University Medical Center

“They have an illness, they may continue to have some level of symptoms, but it’s not effecting them in a way that makes them impaired or disabled to any significant way, just like someone who suffers from diabetes, or hypertension or asthma …”


Video from March, 2010 - filmed at the 7th Annual Palm Beach Symposium


Jeffrey Lieberman, M.D.
Scientific Council Member
Lawrence C. Kolb Professor and Chairman of Psychiatry
Columbia University Medical Center