Dennis C Donat

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of successful efforts to reduce the use of seclusion and restraint at a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Department of Psychology, Western State Hospital, Staunton, Virginia 22042, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1119-23. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Encouraging alternatives to seclusion, restraint, and reliance on PRN drugs in a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Department of Psychology, Western State Hospital, P O Box 2500, Staunton, Virginia 24402, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1105-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of a clinical-administrative review procedure on reducing reliance on psychotropic PRN medication
    Dennis C Donat
    Valley Community Services Board of Augusta County, Virginia, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 29:215-8. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Employing behavioral methods to improve the context of care within a public psychiatric hospital: enhancing psychosocial programming
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Staunton, VA, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 30:137-40. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of improved staffing on seclusion/restraint reliance in a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Psychology Department, Staunton, VA 24401, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 25:413-6. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Employing behavioral methods to improve the context of care in a public psychiatric hospital: some applications to health care management
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Psychology Department, Staunton, VA 24402, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:177-81. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of psychiatric impairment complicated by co-occurring substance use: impact on rehospitalization
    Dennis C Donat
    Psychological Services, Western State Hospital, Stanton, VA 24402 2500, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 28:78-82. 2004

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of successful efforts to reduce the use of seclusion and restraint at a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Department of Psychology, Western State Hospital, Staunton, Virginia 22042, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:1119-23. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Encouraging alternatives to seclusion, restraint, and reliance on PRN drugs in a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Department of Psychology, Western State Hospital, P O Box 2500, Staunton, Virginia 24402, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1105-8. 2005
    ..Given the wealth of supportive data to confirm the value of behavioral applications, there is no excuse for failing to aggressively pursue these options...
  3. ncbi request reprint Impact of a clinical-administrative review procedure on reducing reliance on psychotropic PRN medication
    Dennis C Donat
    Valley Community Services Board of Augusta County, Virginia, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 29:215-8. 2006
    ..4 per week after initiation, a reduction of 40%. The results underscore the importance of clinical/administrative behavior for encouraging alternatives to psychotropic PRN reliance in behavior management...
  4. ncbi request reprint Employing behavioral methods to improve the context of care within a public psychiatric hospital: enhancing psychosocial programming
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Staunton, VA, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 30:137-40. 2006
    ..The relevance of behavioral science and technology for planning and implementing such change in resource-challenged organizations is discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of improved staffing on seclusion/restraint reliance in a public psychiatric hospital
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Psychology Department, Staunton, VA 24401, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 25:413-6. 2002
    ..The results provide support for the premise that, in addition to education, training and competence of direct care staff the simple number of staff members in relation to number of individuals they assist, is a relevant area of concern...
  6. ncbi request reprint Employing behavioral methods to improve the context of care in a public psychiatric hospital: some applications to health care management
    Dennis C Donat
    Western State Hospital, Psychology Department, Staunton, VA 24402, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 27:177-81. 2003
    ..The potential of these procedures for administering health care provision as well as the challenges encountered in realizing such applications are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treatment of psychiatric impairment complicated by co-occurring substance use: impact on rehospitalization
    Dennis C Donat
    Psychological Services, Western State Hospital, Stanton, VA 24402 2500, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 28:78-82. 2004
    ..The implications of our procedures for treatment in similar settings, as well as how treatment in such settings can be evaluated, are discussed...