R-926C-Coordinated Comm. Mental Health Care for Individuals with MI and MR ...
Author: Joan Beads, Ph.D., Sovner Center, Danvers MA, USA
A study of mental health service use and service experiences of 89 individuals with mental illness/mental retardation and their famuly caregivers who received services between 1994 and 1998 is presented. While the findings indicate that a service linkage approach to coordinated care has- a number of problems to be addressed, it offers some promise for improved mental health services to individuals with mental illness/mental retardation and their families.
Produced in 1992.