Affiliation: McMaster University
- The shift to rapid job placement for people living with mental illness: an analysis of consequencesRebecca E Gewurtz
McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Psychiatr Rehabil J 35:428-34. 2012..This revision has encouraged a shift from preemployment to job placement services, with a particular focus on rapid placement into available jobs...
- Qualitative meta-synthesis: reflections on the utility and challenges in occupational therapyRebecca Gewurtz
Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Can J Occup Ther 75:301-8. 2008..A qualitative meta-synthesis is an approach to synthesizing relevant findings from across qualitative studies on a particular topic using methods consistent with qualitative research...
- Disruption, disbelief and resistance: A meta-synthesis of disability in the workplaceRebecca Gewurtz
Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Work 34:33-44. 2009..The findings suggest that attention and resources should be directed supporting the implementation of disability and human rights legislation and increasing tolerance for diversity in the workplace...
- From margins to mainstream: what do we know about work integration for persons with brain injury, mental illness and intellectual disability?Bonnie Kirsh
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Work 32:391-405. 2009..A framework for guiding the development of further research and for promoting changes to support work integration is presented...
- Understanding the stigma of mental illness in employmentTerry Krupa
Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Work 33:413-25. 2009..Objectives: The purpose was to advance the development of theory related to the stigma of mental illness in employment to serve as a guiding framework for intervention approaches...
- A Canadian model of work integration for persons with mental illnessesBonnie Kirsh
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1V7
Disabil Rehabil 32:1833-46. 2010..This article presents a framework of the central constructs that dominate the field of work integration and mental illness...
- How consumers of mental health services come to understand their potential for work: doing and becoming revisitedRebecca Gewurtz
Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto
Can J Occup Ther 74:195-207. 2007..Doing and becoming are fundamental constructs in occupational therapy. However, we have little understanding of how these concepts apply to the way that individuals develop ideas about their future in the realm of work...
- Best practice in occupational therapy: program characteristics that influence vocational outcomes for people with serious mental illnessesBonnie Kirsh
Department of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
Can J Occup Ther 72:265-79. 2005..Attempts at comparing the efficacy of various models of service delivery have met with limited success due to variations across studies...