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Psychosis: When to refer to a specialist
- First presentation of psychotic symptoms
- Diagnostic clarification and treatment
- Severe presentation (safety risks to self or others, serious functional impairment, comorbid medical or substance use issues)
- Refractory to standard treatment (two or more medication trials)
- Acute decompensation
- When considering the use of clozapine or ECT