In this video he talks about dealing with anosognosia, the lack of insight regarding a mental illness. The video was recorded during the Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia's Annual Conference in 2005.
For a PowerPoint presentation on Dr. Amador's Listen-Empathize-Agree-Partner (LEAP) approach, click here.
Part 1 of 2 (57 minutes)
Part 2 of 2 (53 minutes)
This video was reviewed by Schizophrenia.com on December 27, 2006. To read the review, please click here.
Other videos featuring Dr. Amador:
Cambridge Talk on Helping People with Mental Illness - October 2, 2012 (NAMI Cambridge Chapter)
Keynote speech to the annual convention of the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare (May 2011)
2011 Nordic Psychiatry Academy Interview with Dr. Amador
"I am not Sick, I don't need help!" presentation at the 2011 Nordic Psychiatry Academy
Anosognosia Workshop — July 3, 2010 (NAMI Conference)
I am Not Sick, I Don't Need Help! How to help someone with mental illness accept treatment. 10th Anniversary Edition