To Survive And To Thrive: Integrating Services For The Homeless Mentally Ill

Hoff, Marie D.; Briar, Katherine H.; Knighton, Kristin; van Ry, Angie
December 1992
Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare;Dec1992, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p235
Academic Journal
An intervention research project with homeless, chronically mentally ill persons demonstrated that linking rehabilitation services, such as employment skills and psycho-social stabilization, with survival services promotes success in serving this population. The project confirmed the central role of case managers in promoting engagement with mental health services and re-integration into stable community living.


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