Process and outcome in a hostel outreach program for homeless clients with severe mental illness.
A longitudinal study followed 55 homeless and severely mentally ill clients of a hostel outreach program to assess outcomes and their relationship to program elements.
Results at 18-month follow-up indicated that, despite chronic histories oftransiency and shelter use, housing stability had been achieved, and that initial gains in social functioning and symptom reduction had been increased Development ofa strong working alliance proved a key program element in the findings.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etude longitudinale, Sans domicile fixe, Trouble psychiatrique, Programme sanitaire, Soin intégré, Traitement, Evolution, Canada, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Homme, Foyer, Suivi cas
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Follow up study, Homeless, Mental disorder, Sanitary program, Managed care, Treatment, Evolution, Canada, North America, America, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0013622
Code Inist : 002B18H05B. Création : 17/04/1998.