An increased public recognition of the need for behavioral health treatment is one of the top trends in behavioral health care for 2022, an expert says.
Jason Washburn, PhD, MA, is a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine as well as a member of the board of advisors at Owl. His research interests include nonsuicidal self-injury, suicide, and implementation of psychological practices.
HealthLeaders recently asked Washburn about the top behavioral health trends for 2022. The following is a lightly edited transcript of his comments.