Myra Piat

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Service providers' experiences and perspectives on recovery-oriented mental health system reform
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:289-96. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Recovery in Canada: toward social equality
    Myra Piat
    McGill University and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:19-28. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Stakeholder perspectives on psychiatric foster homes: residents, families, caregivers, and professionals
    Myra Piat
    Division of Specialized and Continuing Care for Adults, Douglas Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:228-34. 2004
  4. doi request reprint "Who believes most in me and in my recovery": the importance of families for persons with serious mental illness living in structured community housing
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 10:49-65. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The transformation of mental health services to a recovery-orientated system of care: Canadian decision maker perspectives
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:168-77. 2010
  6. doi request reprint The importance of medication in consumer definitions of recovery from serious mental illness: a qualitative study
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:482-90. 2009
  7. doi request reprint What does recovery mean for me? Perspectives of Canadian mental health consumers
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:199-207. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Housing for persons with serious mental illness: consumer and service provider preferences
    Myra Piat
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Verdun, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1011-7. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Building life around foster home versus moving on: the competing needs of people living in foster homes
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:32-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint From the real frontline: the unique contributions of mental health caregivers in Canadian foster homes
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Soc Work 33:43-53. 2008

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Service providers' experiences and perspectives on recovery-oriented mental health system reform
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:289-96. 2012
    ..With the use of a qualitative approach, this study focuses on service providers' experiences and perspectives on recovery-oriented reform...
  2. doi request reprint Recovery in Canada: toward social equality
    Myra Piat
    McGill University and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:19-28. 2012
    ..The recognition of social equality for people who experience mental illness emerges as an important value in Canadian mental health policy, cutting across the conceptual divide between recovery and well-being...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stakeholder perspectives on psychiatric foster homes: residents, families, caregivers, and professionals
    Myra Piat
    Division of Specialized and Continuing Care for Adults, Douglas Hospital, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:228-34. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate the need to examine the perspectives of multiple stakeholders in order to present a complete view of psychiatric foster homes...
  4. doi request reprint "Who believes most in me and in my recovery": the importance of families for persons with serious mental illness living in structured community housing
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 10:49-65. 2011
    ..Families are a vital, untapped resource for social workers in promoting independent living...
  5. doi request reprint The transformation of mental health services to a recovery-orientated system of care: Canadian decision maker perspectives
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 56:168-77. 2010
    ..Research to date has focused on the perspectives of service users and providers. The role and influence of organizational decision makers in the transformation process has been less studied...
  6. doi request reprint The importance of medication in consumer definitions of recovery from serious mental illness: a qualitative study
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:482-90. 2009
    ..The study suggests an expanded role for nursing practice in these areas...
  7. doi request reprint What does recovery mean for me? Perspectives of Canadian mental health consumers
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:199-207. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the meaning of recovery from the perspectives of consumers receiving mental health services in Canada...
  8. doi request reprint Housing for persons with serious mental illness: consumer and service provider preferences
    Myra Piat
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, and Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Verdun, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 59:1011-7. 2008
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  9. doi request reprint Building life around foster home versus moving on: the competing needs of people living in foster homes
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 32:32-9. 2008
    ..This article reports findings on the competing needs of people living in psychiatric foster homes in Montreal, Canada...
  10. ncbi request reprint From the real frontline: the unique contributions of mental health caregivers in Canadian foster homes
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Soc Work 33:43-53. 2008
    ..These findings have implications for mental health professionals. The combined skills and expertise of nonprofessional caregivers and social workers are essential in promoting the residents' reintegration into the community...
  11. ncbi request reprint The values and qualities of being a good helper: a qualitative study of adult foster home caregivers for persons with serious mental illness
    Myra Piat
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Canada
    Int J Nurs Stud 44:1418-29. 2007
    ..While mental health professionals recognize that adult foster homes are an important service for this population, there is little understanding of how caregivers impact on the lives of their residents...
  12. doi request reprint Families' and decision makers' experiences with mental health care reform: the challenge of collaboration
    Melanie Lavoie-Tremblay
    School of Nursing, McGill University and Researcher at the Research Center Fernand Seguin Hopital Louis H Lafontaine, Quebec, Canada
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 26:e41-50. 2012
    ..This article describes how families and decision makers perceive collaboration in the context of a major transformation of mental health services and identifies the factors that facilitate and hinder family collaboration...
  13. doi request reprint Components associated with adequacy of help for consumers with severe mental disorders
    Marie Josee Fleury
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Mental Health University Institute Research Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Adm Policy Ment Health 37:497-508. 2010
    ..Components associated with "daytime social relations" and "higher social needs" would be more effectively addressed by integrated healthcare providers...
  14. doi request reprint Participant perspectives on housing first and recovery: early findings from the At Home/Chez Soi project
    Lauren Polvere
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, 6875 LaSalle Boulevard, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:110-2. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to better understand how receiving housing prior to treatment impacts engagement and envisioned recovery for previously homeless individuals with mental illness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Adequacy of help received among individuals with severe mental disorders
    Marie Josee Fleury
    Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Douglas Hospital Research Centre, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Montreal, Quebec, H4H 1R3, Canada
    Adm Policy Ment Health 41:302-16. 2014
    ..Results confirm the importance of a better collaboration with relatives, healthcare and social service providers to provide more adequate and satisfactory services for severe mental disorders individuals. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Generalisability of the individual placement and support model of supported employment: results of a Canadian randomised controlled trial
    Eric A Latimer
    Douglas Hospital Research Centre, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, 6875 LaSalle Blvd, Verdun, Quebec, Canada H4H1R3
    Br J Psychiatry 189:65-73. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Foster home caregivers' point of view on the transformation of mental health services in Québec]
    Myra Piat
    Division des soins continus et spécialisés pour adultes, Hôpital Douglas, Universite McGill
    Sante Ment Que 30:209-31. 2005
    ..Today foster homes are regulated by Bill 120 (Québec Government, 1995) and are designated as "family type resources" (RTF)...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Group homes and the "not in my back yard" phenomenon (NIMBY)--it happened close to home: a pilot study]
    Myra Piat
    Division des soins continus et spécialisés pour adultes, Hôpital Douglas
    Sante Ment Que 29:151-72. 2004
    ..Finally, the author concludes that listening to citizens and acknowledging their concerns are essential to developing greater acceptance and a better support towards group homes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Do consumers use the word "recovery"?
    Myra Piat
    Psychiatr Serv 59:446-7. 2008