H Stephen Leff
Affiliation: Human Services Research Institute
- Service quality as measured by service fit and mortality among public mental health system service recipientsH Stephen Leff
Human Services Research Institute, 2336 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140, USA or
Ment Health Serv Res 6:93-107. 2004..With respect to the second, service fit for only certain services was protective. Housing and clubhouses services were particularly protective, suggesting the importance of services providing social support...
- Desired attributes of evidence assessments for evidence-based practicesH Stephen Leff
Department of Psychiatry at Cambridge Health Alliance, Human Services Research Institute and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA 02140, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 33:648-58. 2006..We conclude by stressing the need for empirical research on evidence assessments...
- Assessment of Medicaid managed behavioral health care for persons with serious mental illnessH Stephen Leff
Human Services Research Institute, 2336 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:1245-53. 2005..This five-site study compared Medicaid managed behavioral health programs and fee-for-service programs on use and quality of services, satisfaction, and symptoms and functioning of adults with serious mental illness...
- Does one size fit all? What we can and can't learn from a meta-analysis of housing models for persons with mental illnessH Stephen Leff
Human Services Research Institute, 2336 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02140, USA
Psychiatr Serv 60:473-82. 2009..Outcomes examined included housing stability, symptoms, hospitalization, and satisfaction...
- Integration of psychiatric and vocational services: a multisite randomized, controlled trial of supported employmentJudith A Cook
UIC Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 104 South Michigan Ave, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60603, USA
Am J Psychiatry 162:1948-56. 2005..This multisite, randomized implementation effectiveness trial examined the impact of highly integrated psychiatric and vocational rehabilitation services on the likelihood of successful work outcomes...
- Effects of job development and job support on competitive employment of persons with severe mental illnessH Stephen Leff
the University of Maryland in Baltimore
Psychiatr Serv 56:1237-44. 2005..CONCLUSIONS: Job development is a very effective service when the goal is job acquisition. Job support is associated with retention of a first competitive job, but its causal role is questionable...
- Results of a multisite randomized trial of supported employment interventions for individuals with severe mental illnessJudith A Cook
Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL 60603, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:505-12. 2005..This multisite study tested the effectiveness of supported employment (SE) models combining clinical and vocational rehabilitation services to establish competitive employment...
- Clinical factors associated with employment among people with severe mental illness: findings from the employment intervention demonstration programLisa A Razzano
Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60603, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:705-13. 2005..These findings suggest ways that providers can tailor supported employment programs to achieve success with a diverse array of clinical subpopulations...
- Estimated payments to employment service providers for persons with mental illness in the Ticket to Work programJudith A Cook
Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 104 South Michigan Avenue, Suite 900, Chicago, Illinois 60615, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:465-71. 2006..This study calculated the amount of payments that would have been made to employment service providers if study participants had been enrolled in the Ticket program...
- What is evidence?Robert E Drake
New Hampshire Dartmouth Psychiatric Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, 2 Whipple Place, Suite 202, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 13:717-28. 2004..Second, a number of critical issues that have been raised regarding the nature of treatment evidence are discussed. Finally, suggestions for further consideration in the process of synthesizing evidence for clinicians are offered...
- The employment intervention demonstration program: major findings and policy implicationsJudith A Cook
Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:291-5. 2008..The study's results are discussed in the context of public policies designed to encourage return to work for those with a severe mental illness...