Lima Martins, Álissan Karine; de Oliveira, Joseph Dimas; Gomes da Silva, Kely Vanessa Leite; de Araújo Moreira, Débora; Alves e Souza, Ângela Maria
January 2010
Journal of Nursing UFPE / Revista de Enfermagem UFPE;1/1/2010, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p70
Academic Journal
Objective: to identify the user's of a Psychosocial Care Center (CAPS) on the repercussions of therapeutics workshop in psychosocial rehabilitation process. Methods: this is a descriptive-exploratory study, from qualitative approach, performed with CAPS' users in Barbalha city, Ceará, Brazil. Data collection was from April to June 2007, through interview using a semi-structured guide. Analysis was done transcription, reading and thematic categorization of the subjects' according to Bardin. This study was approved by the Ethics and Research of the Faculty of Medicine of Juazeiro do Norte (11/07). Results: in the speeches' analysis, three categories were verified: a) sensations concerning the participation in therapeutics workshop; b) type of activities developed in the workshops; and c) relations between user, professionals and service. The therapeutics workshop promote the rescue of positive feelings, for the emphasis given to the conquest of contractual power linked to the practice of activities that have social utility and create products that can be manipulated or transformed in social exchanges, whether with the team or the social net. Final considerations: it is believed that the interdisciplinary care through therapeutics workshop makes possible the Psychiatric Reform principles, integrating and rescuing the individuals' possibilities in mental suffering inside the space they live, contributing to reach well-being.


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