Open Dialogue | Daniel Fisher
Updated: Jan 5, 2021
Daniel Fisher MD, Ph.D.
Dialogical Recovery Of a Life in the Community
Dan is a person who has recovered from schizophrenia. He was hospitalised several times prior to becoming a psychiatrist. He is one of the few psychiatrists in the country who publicly discusses his recovery from mental illness. He is a role model for others who are struggling to recover, and his life dispels the myth that people do not recover from mental illness. His recovery and work in the field were recognised by his selection as a member of the White House Commission on Mental Health.