Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation

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This comprehensive, authoritative text provides a state-of-the-art review of current knowledge and best practices for helping adults with psychiatric disabilities move forward in their recovery process. The authors draw on extensive research and clinical expertise to accessibly describe the a€œwhats, a€ a€œwhys, a€ and a€œhow-tosa€ of psychiatric rehabilitation. Coverage includes tools and strategies for assessing clientsa€™ needs and strengths, integrating medical and psychosocial interventions, and implementing supportive services in such areas as housing, employment, social networks, education, and physical health. Detailed case examples in every chapter illustrate both the real-world challenges of severe mental illness and the nuts and bolts of effective interventions.Diagnostic and statistical manual ofmental disorders (4th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. American Psychiatric Association. (1997). Practice guidelines for the treatment of patients with schizophrenia. American Journal of Psychiatry, 154( Suppl.)anbsp;...

Title:Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation
Author:Patrick W. Corrigan, Kim T. Mueser
Publisher:Guilford Press - 2012-08-22


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