Genomes and Genes
mentally ill persons
Summary: Persons with psychiatric illnesses or diseases, particularly psychotic and severe mood disorders.
Publications260 found, 100 shown here
- Exposing the myths surrounding preventive outpatient commitment for individuals with chronic mental illnessJohn Kip Cornwell
Seton Hall Law School, One Newark Center, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
Psychol Public Policy Law 9:209-32. 2003..Thus, they explore an alternative approach currently in development in Australia that promotes community-based treatment for chronically mentally ill persons without judicial intervention.
- Internalized stigma of mental illness: psychometric properties of a new measureJennifer Boyd Ritsher
Center for Health Care Evaluation, US Department of Veterans Affairs and Stanford University, School of Medicine, Menlo Park, CA, USA
Psychiatry Res 121:31-49. 2003..Having a validated measure of internalized stigma may encourage clinicians to include stigma reduction as a verifiable treatment goal in addition to symptom reduction...
- Coerced medication in psychiatric inpatient care: literature reviewManuela Jarrett
Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
J Adv Nurs 64:538-48. 2008....
- Violent victimization of persons with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disordersDavid J Sells
Department of Psychiatry, Program for Recovery and Community Health, Yale University School of Medicine, Suite 306, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:1253-7. 2003..This study examined the frequency with which persons in the community with psychiatric disorders, substance use disorders, and both types of disorders are victims of violence...
- Long-term suicide risk in forensic psychiatric patientsMartin Clarke
Derbyshire Mental Health Services NHS Trust, Kingsway, Derby
Arch Suicide Res 15:16-28. 2011..The risks of mortality in this population are high from any cause, particularly from suicide...
- Acceptability of compulsory powers in the community: the ethical considerations of mental health service users on Supervised Discharge and GuardianshipK Canvin
Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
J Med Ethics 31:457-62. 2005..To explore mental health service users' views of existing and proposed compulsory powers...
- Navigating the storm of mental illness: phases in the family's journeySusan A Muhlbauer
University of Nebraska College of Nursing, USA
Qual Health Res 12:1076-92. 2002..Needs characteristic of each phase were evident. Additional research is needed to determine if phases are consistent in other groups and to develop interventions appropriate for each phase...
- Ethics of deliberation, consent and coercion in psychiatryA Liegeois
Faculty of Theology, Catholic University of Leuven, Sint Michielsstraat 6, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
J Med Ethics 34:73-6. 2008....
- Met and unmet needs of severely mentally ill persons--the Psychiatric Care Reform in SwedenHans Arvidsson
Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:373-9. 2003..the effects of the Psychiatric Care Reform in Sweden in 1995 on the development of needs of severely mentally ill persons and to analyse whether the efforts made by social services and psychiatric care have been more adequate ..
- Successful program maintenance when federal demonstration dollars stop: the ACCESS program for homeless mentally ill personsHenry J Steadman
Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 29:481-93. 2002..This article describes ACCESS services and systems integration activities retained by the sites, new funding streams, and strategies used to obtain continued funding...
- Process of care and outcome after acute myocardial infarction for patients with mental illness in the VA health care system: are there disparities?Laura A Petersen
Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Houston VA Medical Center, TX 77030, USA
Health Serv Res 38:41-63. 2003..To compare process of care and outcome after acute myocardial infarction, for patients with and without mental illness, cared for in the Veterans Health Administration (VA) health care system...
- Mental capacity in psychiatric patients: Systematic reviewDavid Okai
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Weston Education Centre, 10 Cutcombe Road, London SE5 9RJ, UK
Br J Psychiatry 191:291-7. 2007..Mental capacity is central to legal and ethical debates on the use of compulsion in psychiatry...
- Commentary: racial bias in diagnosis and medication of mentally ill minorities in prisons and communitiesEdward F Foulks
Tulane University Medical Center, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL77, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:34-5. 2004
- Assisted outpatient treatment for mental illnessMichelle Herman
NCSL Legisbrief 12:1-2. 2004
- Mental health courts and the lesson learned in juvenile courtAlbert J Grudzinskas
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:223-7. 2004
- Minimizing adverse effects on patients of involuntary relocation from long-stay wards to community residencesJohn Farhall
School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
Psychiatr Serv 54:1022-7. 2003..This study examined the incidence of, and variables associated with, relocation trauma among 85 patients who moved from long-stay psychiatric wards to community care units as part of a hospital closure in Melbourne, Australia...
- Consent and the mentally disordered detained patientBridgit Dimond
University of Glamorgan
Br J Nurs 12:1331-4. 2003
- [Prisoners in security cells: a professional challenge]Jan Stang
Kompetansesenter for sikkerhets, fengsels og rettspsykiatri for Helseregion Øst og Sør Klinikk for psykiatri, Aker universitetssykehus, Oslo
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1844-6. 2003..Each year, some 25 to 30 inmates in Oslo prisons are transferred to forced isolation in security cells, an often traumatic and degrading experience...
- Outcomes of assertive community treatment in an NGRI conditional release programGeorge F Parker
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:291-303. 2004..The estimated annual rate (EAR) of hospitalization was 14.0 percent, and the arrest EAR was 1.4 percent. The ACT model for NGRI acquittees on CR yielded a low arrest rate, a moderate hospitalization rate, and good community tenure...
- Strategies for state-wide implementation of supported employment: the Johnson & Johnson-Dartmouth Community Mental Health ProgramDeborah R Becker
Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:296-9. 2008..Technical assistance and teambased training help agencies develop high fidelity programs that result in good employment outcomes for people with severe mental illness...
- Implementation of first Croatian Law on Protection of Persons with Mental DisordersVlado Jukic
Psychiatric Hospital Vrapce, Zagreb, Croatia
Coll Antropol 29:543-9. 2005..Further analyses on this subject are necessary in order to investigate the influence of changes and supplements to the Law on the protection of persons with mental disorders on the practice of involuntary hospitalizations...
- Ethnicity, race, and forensic psychiatry: are we color-blind?James W Hicks
Clinical Services at Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center, Wards Island, New York, NY 10035 6095, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:21-33. 2004..Forensic evaluators are encouraged to develop specific skills related to competency in dealing with cultural matters...
- Still stuck in the cuckoo's nest: why do courts continue to rely on antiquated mental illness research?Joanmarie Ilaria Davoli
Law and Psychiatry Center, George Mason University School of Law, USA
Tenn Law Rev 69:987-1050. 2002
- Delinquency detour: treating mental illness in young people can keep them from a future of crime and delinquencySarah Hammond
State Legis 33:19. 2007
- Back to school: recommendations to assist mentally ill, post-incarcerated youth return to schoolRalph J Wood
Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA 70402, USA
J Sch Health 78:514-7. 2008
- [Current problems in psychiatric health care in Poland (2003)]Stanisław Puzyński
Psychiatr Pol 38:7-12. 2004..Attention is paid to the importance of giving the programme of psychiatric health protection a status of evident value and that this programme should become a national programme...
- The experience of stigma among Black mental health consumersJennifer Alvidrez
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 2727 Mariposa St, Ste 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:874-93. 2008..These consumer perspectives may be valuable to Black individuals who are contemplating seeking mental health treatment...
- Use of a values history in approaching medical advance directives with psychiatric patientsCathy Peters
School of Nursing, Division of Medical Humanities, School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Strong Health, Rochester, New York, USA
J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 41:28-36. 2003..Psychiatric advance directives, which are related to issues such as involuntary hospitalization, are beyond the scope of this article...
- Implementing psychiatric advance directives: service provider issues and answersDebra Srebnik
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Box 359911, 325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 30:253-68. 2003..Recommendations are made for training staff and consumers, consideration of statute development, and methods to reduce logistical, attitudinal, and system barriers to effective use of PADs...
- Use of psychiatric and medical health care by veterans with severe mental illnessHayden B Bosworth
Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, North Carolina 27705, USA
Psychiatr Serv 55:708-10. 2004..These results highlight that veterans with severe mental illness receive more treatment in medical than psychiatric health clinics...
- Coercion in psychiatryThomas Wilhelm Kallert
Park Hospital Leipzig Südost, Department of Psychiatry, Psychosomatic Medicine, and Psychotherapy, Leipzig and Faculty of Medicine, Dresden University of Technology, Dresden, Germany
Curr Opin Psychiatry 21:485-9. 2008..This paper highlights issues in the field of coercion in psychiatry which have gained importance in 2007...
- Forcible medication for courtroom competence--the case of Charles SellGeorge J Annas
Department of Health Law, Bioethics, and Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, USA
N Engl J Med 350:2297-301. 2004
- [The dangerous patient--three causes of shortages within psychiatry]Hans Agren
Karolinska Institutet, ordförande i SPF
Lakartidningen 100:3068-9. 2003
- Self-cutting and sexual risk among adolescents in intensive psychiatric treatmentLarry K Brown
Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Psychiatry at Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
Psychiatr Serv 56:216-8. 2005..Self-cutting is strongly associated with sexual risk behaviors, and adolescents who engage in self-cutting should be assessed carefully for sexual risk behaviors...
- The practice of applying compulsory treatment to mentally disturbed people: a view from RussiaA Pishchita
Central Clinical Hospital of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Litovsky Bulvar 1a, Moscow, Russia
Med Law 24:717-25. 2005The author describes the development of current legislation in Russia relative to compulsory medical treatment for mentally ill persons. He discusses these laws in relation to criminality and its prevention.
- Mental health courts show promiseBridget M Kuehn
JAMA 297:1641-3. 2007
- The past, present and future of mental health law: a therapeutic jurisprudence analysisAlfred Allan
Law Context 20:24-53. 2003....
- Outpatient civil commitment: a dangerous charade or a component of a comprehensive institution of civil commitment?Robert F Schopp
University of Nebraska College of Law, P O Box 830902, Lincoln, NE 68583 0902, USA
Psychol Public Policy Law 9:33-69. 2003..This analysis applies to preventive commitment as a dispositional alternative within a comprehensive institution of civil commitment involving distinct parens patriae and police power components...
- Involuntary outpatient commitmentElyn R Saks
University of Southern California, The Law School, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0071, USA
Psychol Public Policy Law 9:94-106. 2003..The consequences of noncompliance are also explored...
- Outpatient commitment: a therapeutic jurisprudence analysisBruce J Winick
University of Miami School of Law, 1311 Miller Drive, Room G477, Coral Gables, FL 33146, USA
Psychol Public Policy Law 9:107-44. 2003....
- The test of compulsion in mental health law: capacity, therapeutic benefit and dangerousness as possible criteriaPeter Bartlett
University of Nottingham, UK
Med Law Rev 11:326-52. 2003
- Secular humanism and "scientific psychiatry"Thomas Szasz
Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, US
Philos Ethics Humanit Med 1:E5. 2006..Accordingly, I maintain that Secular Humanism is incompatible with the principles and practices of psychiatry...
- Employment barriers for persons with psychiatric disabilities: update of a report for the President's CommissionJudith A Cook
Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Departement of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1601 West Taylor Street, 4th Floor M C 913, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Psychiatr Serv 57:1391-405. 2006..S. business and employer communities...
- [The circumstances of using physical restraint in psychiatric services]Piotr Baranowski
Katedra i Klinika Psychiatrii AM, Wrocławiu
Psychiatr Pol 40:657-69. 2006..Description of specific circumstances in which physical restraint is used can help in the optimization of psychiatric treatment and requires further research in both psychiatry and law...
- Why we must end insurance discrimination against mental health carePatrick J Kennedy
United States House of Representatives, USA
Harvard J Legis 41:363-75. 2004..Representative Kennedy recommends that these problems may be addressed by additional mental health policy legislation--specifically, the proposed Paul Wellstone Act...
- Australia's National Mental Health Strategy and deinstitutionalization: some empirical resultsDarrel P Doessel
School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:989-94. 2005..To determine the role of the National Mental Health Strategy in the deinstitutionalization of patients in psychiatric hospitals in Queensland...
- Usefulness of the CANFOR-S for measuring needs among mentally disordered offenders resident in medium or low secure hospital services in the UK: a pilot evaluationClive G Long
St Andrew s Group of Hospital, Northampton, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 18:39-48. 2008..The short form of the forensic version of the Camberwell Assessment of Needs (CANFOR-S) (Thomas et al., 2003) is of potential value in all clinical forensic settings, but so far reported mainly with high security hospital patients...
- Hospitalized African American mental health consumers: some antecedents to service satisfaction and intent to comply with aftercareRicardo Gillispie
Family Counseling Services, PLLC, Meridian, MS, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:254-61. 2005..For the primary therapists, quality of life was positively related to service satisfaction, whereas low levels of symptom improvement and perceived empathy were negatively related to service provision satisfaction...
- Promoting the value and practice of shared decision-making in mental health careCarole Schauer
Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
Psychiatr Rehabil J 31:54-61. 2007....
- Bioethics and the marginalization of mental illnessJanet R Nelson
J Soc Christ Ethics 23:179-97. 2003....
- Efforts to prevent gun sales to mentally ill may deter patients from seeking helpThomas B Cole
JAMA 298:503-4. 2007
- Sell v. U.S.: involuntary treatment case or catalyst for change?Gregory B Leong
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:292-4. 2005
- Pathological lying revisitedCharles C Dike
Connecticut Medical Health Center, Law and Psychiatry Division, 34 Park Street, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:342-9. 2005..While providing a structured framework for considering pathological lying in the forensic context, the authors conclude that further systematic research is needed to resolve the questions raised in this article...
- Forcible medication and personal autonomy: the case of Charles Thomas SellMegan Quinlan
Boston University, USA
Boston Univ Law Rev 84:275-99. 2004
- [Analysis of the ethical consequences of the new proposed mental health legislation (Mental Health Bill 2004) for England and Wales]P Lepping
North Wales Section of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales Academic Unit, Wrexham Maelor Hospital, North East Wales NHS Trust
Gesundheitswesen 67:726-8. 2005..This shift is particularly evident in the proposed provision for compulsory community treatment and with regards to patients with dangerous and severe personality disorders...
- [Current problems in psychiatric health care in Poland (2004)]Stanisław Puzyński
II Klinika Psychiatrii IPiNw Warszawie
Psychiatr Pol 39:617-27. 2005....
- [Forensic psychiatry. Its relations to clinical psychiatry and criminology]H L Kröber
Institut für Forensische Psychiatrie, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin
Nervenarzt 76:1376-81. 2005....
- [Ultima ratio of the applied security measures in placing perpetrators in a psychiatric hospital]Danuta Hajdukiewicz
Klinika Psychiatrii Sqdowej IPiN, Warszawie
Psychiatr Pol 40:641-8. 2006..This measure is not limited in time span, because it depends on the psychic state of the person under its influence. Henceforth it is considered as more restrictive...
- Measuring quality of life in the mentally illWynne S Korr
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, School of Social Work, Oregon Street, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
Qual Life Res 12:17-23. 2003..We then examine approaches to assessing outcomes of services, especially quality of life. We conclude with an illustration and discussion of dilemmas in measuring quality of life in this vulnerable population...
- Patients' experience of involuntary psychiatric care: good opportunities and great lossesI M Johansson
Institute of Nursing, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 9:639-47. 2002..Being treated involuntarily in psychiatric care was interpreted as a balancing act between good opportunities and great losses...
- An internal racismBill Fulford
Bioethics 16:iii-viii. 2002
- Risk, response, and mental health policy: learning from the experience of the United KingdomNancy Wolff
Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Center for Mental Health Services and Criminal Justice Research, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 27:801-32. 2002..The path to a better outcome lies in the responsible management of the right risks. Lessons from the United Kingdom experience can be usefully applied to mental health issues in many industrial democracies...
- Court diversion in NSW for people with mental health problems and disordersDavid Greenberg
NSW Statewide Community and Court Liaison Service, Corrections Health Service
N S W Public Health Bull 13:158-60. 2002
- Informed consent: myth or realityT Mozes
Ness Ziona Mental Health Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
Med Law 21:473-83. 2002..A recommendation for practical assessment of competence is presented. Systematic studies ofthe application of legal regulation and appropriate modifications are needed...
- Putting mental retardation and mental illness on health care professionals' radar screenRebecca Voelker
JAMA 288:433-5. 2002
- [Current problems of psychiatric health care--2002]Stanisław Puzyński
II Kliniki Psychiatrii Instytutu Psychiatrii i Neurologii
Psychiatr Pol 37:217-24. 2003..Attention is paid to the importance of giving the programme of psychiatric health protection a status of evident value and that this programme should become a government (national) programme...
- Benefits managers' views on MH/SA raise cause for concernBentson H McFarland
Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, USA
Behav Healthc Tomorrow 11:22-7, 31. 2002
- Legal issues in maximum security institutions for people with mental illness: liberty, security, and administrative discretionJohn Petrila
Department of Mental Health Law and Policy, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33617, USA
Behav Sci Law 20:463-80. 2002..The article suggests that because of the diminishing oversight provided by the federal judiciary, institutional custodians have a particular obligation to ensure that individual rights are not overwhelmed by concerns with security...
- Trial rights and psychotropic drugs: the case against administering involuntary medications to a defendant during trialDora W Klein
Vanderbilt University Law School, USA
Vanderbilt Law Rev 55:165-218. 2002
- [Treatment of offenders with mental disorders: focusing on prison psychiatry]Yoji Nakatani
Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 113:458-67. 2011..In conclusion, more attention should be paid to the reform of prison psychiatry. Coordination of the separate functions of general psychiatry, specialist forensic psychiatry, and prison psychiatry is also important...
- Cost of treating seriously mentally ill persons with HIV following highly active retroviral therapy (HAART)Aileen B Rothbard
School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:187-94. 2009....
- Implementation of social services for the chronically mentally ill in a Polish mental health district: consequences for service use and costsMaria Zaluska
Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology, Warsaw, Poland
J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:37-44. 2005..These new social welfare facilities were a vocational rehabilitation center (VCR), community center of mutual help (CCOMH), and specialized social help services at client homes (SSHS)...
- How mental health providers spend their time: a survey of 10 Veterans Health Administration mental health servicesGreer Sullivan
South Central Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:89-97. 2003..Allocation of provider time across clinical, administrative, educational, and research activities may influence job satisfaction, productivity, and quality of care, yet we know little about what determines time allocation...
- [Which wards or hospital departments admit mentally ill patients? An analysis of hospital admissions recorded by the German Statutory Sickness Insurance Body in the light of the introduction of German budgeting practice]E Maylath
Medizinischer Dienst der Krankenversicherung Hamburg
Gesundheitswesen 65:486-94. 2003....
- [Social exclusion of the mentally ill -- a critical review and outlook of community psychiatry at the beginning of the 21st century]B Eikelmann
Klinik für Psychiatrie und psychotherapeutische Medizin, Stadtisches Klinikum Karlsruhe
Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 73:664-73. 2005..Foreseeing the perspective of social psychiatry a next substantial step could be the identification of social and functional outcome variables...
- Social distance towards people with mental illness in southwestern NigeriaAbiodun O Adewuya
Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, Lagos State University, PMB 21266, Ikeja, Lagos
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 42:389-95. 2008..The aim of the present study was to assess the lay public's attitude (social distance) towards people with mental illness in southwestern Nigeria and examine the factors correlating with such an attitude...
- [Dangerous states and mental health disorders: perceptions and reality]C Tassone-Monchicourt
Centre collaborateur OMS Lille, France, EPSM Lille Métropole
Encephale 36:21-5. 2010..Moreover, one has to encourage exchanges about this topic, between users, relatives, carers, local elected, politicians, media and health professional...
- Rotting with their rights on: why the criteria for ending commitment or restraint of liberty need not be the same as the criteria for initiating commitment or restraint of liberty, and how the restraint may sometimes justifiably continue after its prerequKen Kress
Institute of Mental Health Law and Services, Iowa City, IA 52245 4812, USA
Behav Sci Law 24:573-98. 2006..These criteria are to be thought of as rough and ready rules of thumb, and not as analytically precise tests...
- Violence in mental disorders and community sample: an evolutionary model related with dominance in social relationshipsF Montañés-Rada
Department of Psychobiology, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
Med Hypotheses 67:930-40. 2006....
- The context of caretaking in rural areas: family factors influencing the level of functioning of seriously mentally ill patients living at homeLaura P Kohn-Wood
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 1043, USA
Am J Community Psychol 36:1-13. 2005..Results are discussed in terms of implications for assisting families in the current era of diminished resources...
- Cultivating empathy for the mentally ill using simulated auditory hallucinationsWilliam Bunn
Department of Psychiatry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Acad Psychiatry 33:457-60. 2009..The authors address the issue of cultivating medical students' empathy for the mentally ill by examining medical student empathy pre- and postsimulated auditory hallucination experience...
- Reducing psychiatric hospitalization among mentally ill veterans living in board-and-care homesA Mares
Department of Social Welfare, School of Public Policy and Social Research, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1656, USA
Psychiatr Serv 51:914-21. 2000....
- HIV seroprevalence in a chronically mentally ill populationD L Stewart
Department of Family Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201
J Natl Med Assoc 86:519-23. 1994..The data confirmed the risk of HIV infection in this population of chronically mentally ill individuals. Risk reduction programs designed specifically for individuals with chronic mental illness need to be developed...
- HIV/AIDS awareness in those diagnosed with mental illnessJ Ngwena
Thames Valley University, Paragon House, Brentford, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 18:213-20. 2011..Measures such as 'at-risk sexual' behaviours should be incorporated into the current assessment process or profile so that accurate information and informed judgement can be reached regarding client or patient sexual behaviour...
- [Residents in the psychiatric institution Sundbygård. Comparison of two cross-sectional studies, from 1998 and 2004]Claus Breddam
Amager Hospital, Psykiatrisk afdeling
Ugeskr Laeger 169:307-10. 2007The deinstitutionalization of psychiatric hospitals has triggered a development of social institutions for mentally ill persons. In 1987 the psychiatric institution Sundbygård was changed for this purpose, and in 2001 enlarged...
- Relationship between comorbidity and violence risk assessment in forensic psychiatry - the implication of neuroimaging studiesTija Zarković Palijan
Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Hospital Dr Ivan Barbot, 44 317 Popovaca, Croatia
Psychiatr Danub 22:253-6. 2010....
- Community integration of elderly mentally ill persons in psychiatric hospitals and two types of residencesMarja F I A Depla
Netherlands Institute of Mental Health and Addiction, PO Box 725, 3500 AS Utrecht, The Netherlands
Psychiatr Serv 54:730-5. 2003..The authors studied the effectiveness of these two housing models for the community integration of such residents compared with accommodation in a psychiatric hospital...
- Dealing with the mentally ill in the criminal justice system in GermanyNorbert Konrad
Abteilung für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie Justizvollzugskrankenhaus Saatwinkler Damm 1a, D 13627 Berlin, Germany
Int J Law Psychiatry 33:236-40. 2010..This results in regional differences in conditions of treatment and probably in differences in quality as well, but surveys about the effects, efficacy or effectiveness of forensic outpatient treatment in Germany are scarce...
- Further validation of the Chinese version of the Level of Expressed Emotion Scale for research and clinical useWai Tong Chien
The School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnics University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Int J Nurs Stud 47:190-204. 2010..In Western countries this construct is used as an outcome measure of interventions for families of people with schizophrenia or other psychotic disorders, but the use of this construct in Chinese populations is somewhat limited...
- Psychiatry and political-institutional abuse from the historical perspective: the ethical lessons of the Nuremberg Trial on their 60th anniversaryFrancisco López-Muñoz
Neuropsychopharmacology Unit, Pharmacology Department, University of Alcala, Madrid, Spain
Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:791-806. 2007..Various strategies can be used to combat such abuses, though it is uncertain how effective they are in preventing them...
- Factors predicting choice of provider among homeless veterans with mental illnessG Gamache
University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA
Psychiatr Serv 51:1024-8. 2000....
- Beliefs about the mentally ill: a comparative study between healthcare professionals in Brazil and in SwitzerlandNadia Des Courtis
Psychiatric University Hospital, Berne and Psychiatric Hospital, Prangins, Switzerland
Int Rev Psychiatry 20:503-9. 2008....
- Living among strangers: the needs and functioning of persons with schizophrenia residing in an assisted living facilitySandra Verbosky Cadena
University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:25-41. 2006The purposes of this research were to describe the quality of care for severe and persistent mentally ill persons with schizophrenia who reside in an assisted living facility and to explore the characteristics related to the ..
- Natural contact and stigma towards schizophrenia in African Americans: is perceived dangerousness a threat or challenge response?Ruth Elaine Graves
Howard University Hospital, Department of Community and Family Medicine, Washington, DC 20001, United States
Schizophr Res 130:271-6. 2011..This finding suggests the higher dangerousness ratings of the mentally ill sometimes found in African American samples may be related to factors other than direct threat...
- Professional nurses' perception of nursing mentally ill people in a general hospital settingT R Mavundla
Senior Researcher, Centre for Institutional Excellence and Research, Technikon SA, South Africa
J Adv Nurs 32:1569-78. 2000..It was recommended that nurses' knowledge and skills should be increased and that they should be given emotional support in terms of counselling...
- Mortality and mental illnessLeslie R H Drew
City Mental Health Service, Canberra, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:194-7. 2005..5 times that of the general population, seemingly, has great significance for public policy concerning the mentally ill. 'Mortality' could be a useful outcome measure for mental health services...
- Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in homeless mentally ill persons: age-specific risks of substance abuseHolly G Prigerson
VISN 1 Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Medical Center 182, West Haven, CT, USA
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:213-9. 2003....
- Calgary Diversion Program: A Community-based Alternative to Incarceration for Mentally Ill OffendersCraig Mitton
Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 University Way, Kelowna, B C, V1H1P5, Canada
J Ment Health Policy Econ 10:145-51. 2007..A lack of empirical evidence on diversion programs has been identified as a main roadblock to their acceptance...
- Lived experiences of family caregivers of mentally ill relativesKam Hock Chang
Lecturer, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Malaysia Sarawak, Sarawak, Malaysia
J Adv Nurs 53:435-43. 2006..The aim of this paper is to report a study conducted to explore the meanings of the lived experiences that Chinese family caregivers in Malaysia ascribed to the care they provided to relatives with severe and persistent mental illness...
- Social distance towards people with mental illness amongst Nigerian university studentsAbiodun O Adewuya
Dept of Mental Health, Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex, Wesley Guild Hospital, Ilesa, 233001, Osun State, Nigeria
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:865-8. 2005..Most of the studies had focussed on the general community, and specific population groups had been neglected...
- Social support and adaptation of Taiwanese adults with mental illnessChiung yu Huang
I Shou University, Ta Hsu Hsiang, Kaohsiung County, Taiwan
J Clin Nurs 17:1795-802. 2008..In addition, this study tested the effect of the dimensions of social support on adaptation as well as whether social support moderated the relationship between psychiatric symptoms and adaptation...
- Advanced Center for Latino and MH Systems ResearchMargarita Alegria; Fiscal Year: 2009..By the end of this pilot, we will have a sustainable group of advisors who will work together in the future implementation of the quality improvements identified through this pilot work. Center Core: ..
- Reducing Weight and Diabetes Risk in an Underserved PopulationCarla A Green; Fiscal Year: 2012..If the results are positive, it could help people with mental illness improve their health and reduce their diabetes risk. ..
- Qualitative Study of Mental Health Recovery in Dual Diagnosed HomelessDEBORAH KAY PADGETT; Fiscal Year: 2013..Drawing upon the President's New Freedom Commission report valuing consumer perspectives, it will produce guidelines designed to improve recovery-oriented practices for one of society's most difficult-to-reach populations. ..
- Improving Obesity Self-care Among Mentally Ill VeteransGINA LATRICE EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- HIV and Substance Use Prevention for South African Youth and FamiliesLeickness Simbayi; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Behavioral Approach System Dysregulation in Adolescents with Bipolar DisorderSnezana Urosevic; Fiscal Year: 2013..In summary, the proposed K-award promises to provide important scientific insights into adolescent bipolar disorders, as well as to launch the candidate's, Dr. Urosevic's, independent research career. ..
- Circadian Clock Genes in Bipolar DisorderMICHAEL JOSEPH MCCARTHY; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Regulation of Synaptic Transmission by GqMichael Ailion; Fiscal Year: 2013..Thus, the new genes identified in my work are good candidates for genes linked to mental health disease in humans. ..
- Improving PTSD Service Delivery for Veterans with Severe Mental IllnessAnouk L Grubaugh; Fiscal Year: 2013..Participants will be >21 with PTSD and SMI. Veterans with a recent history of psychiatric hospitalization or suicidal intent and/or who have active substance abuse/dependence will be excluded from participation. ..
- Regulation of Synaptic Transmission by GqMichael Ailion; Fiscal Year: 2009..This proposal aims to understand how such chemicals affect communication between cells in the nervous system so that better drugs can be designed to treat these disorders. ..
- Measurement of Cardiometabolic Risk in Antipsychotic-Treated ChildrenGINGER ELLEN NICOL; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Drug Cost Containment Changes and Quality of Care for Mentally Ill Dual EnrolleesStephen B Soumerai; Fiscal Year: 2012..In Aim 3 we will use both designs to examine the impact of the policy changes among at-risk subgroups (defined by somatic comorbidities and minority status) of patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. ..
- Beyond service connection: what helps PTSD-disabled veterans get better?Maureen Murdoch; Fiscal Year: 2013..For the interviews, we will use inductive, open coding content analysis to identify themes across and within cases to address project objectives. ..
- Improving Metabolic Screening in Diverse Severely Mentally Ill PopulationsChristina Mangurian; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Understanding Providers Stigmatization of SMI Among VeteransJAN GREER SULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..A series of standard ordinary least squares analysis will be used to examine the outcomes of interest. ..
- Structural and Functional Brain Aging in Bipolar DisorderLisa T Eyler; Fiscal Year: 2013..The results of this study will improve our knowledge about how aging influences brain abnormalities in bipolar disorder and may suggest new treatments designed to prevent negative effects and capitalize on any positive changes. ..
- Lifestyle Modification to Reduce Weight and Related Morbidity in Mental IllnessCenk Tek; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Cognitive Remediation of Schizophrenia in a Community Mental Health SettingSophia Vinogradov; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- California MHS Act: Impact on Practice & Organizational Culture in Public ClinicsJoel T Braslow; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Genetic &Environmental Risk Factors that Contribute to Childhood PsychopathologyAlicia K Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013..The examination of environmental and genetic predictors in prospectively- evaluated children will provide insight into the development of mental illness and will help to identify those requiring intervention. ..
- PS07-005 Multi-Site Rapid HIV Testing in Urban Community Mental Health SettingsMichael B Blank; Fiscal Year: 2010..By sampling inpatients, CMHC outpatients, and ACT consumers, we capture overwhelmingly the three predominant modalities of delivery mental health service delivery in the United States (Mental Health United States, 2002). ..
- CATALAC: Community-Academic Treatment &Assessment for Low-Income Aged ConsumersPatricia A Arean; Fiscal Year: 2012..This partnership will have substantial impact not only in the field of geriatric mental health, but in policy related to community- academic partnerships. ..
- Mental Health Services and Systems Training ProgramDavid Mechanic; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- A Program of Research and Mentorship on Alcoholism and Co-occuring DisordersMICHAEL PARKS BOGENSCHUTZ; Fiscal Year: 2011..There is a need for better understanding and more effective treatments for these conditions. This grant supports the development of new research approaches and new researchers in this important field. ..
- Physician Referral &Mental-Disorder Related Disparities in CABG QualityYue Li; Fiscal Year: 2011....
- High Throughput Sequencing and Copy Number Variation in SchizophreniaJin Peng Szatkiewicz; Fiscal Year: 2013..Our analysis methods, tools, and results will be made publically available, and will facilitate future discovery of improved clinical treatment protocols and preventive methods for schizophrenia. ..
- Behavioral treatment for alcohol dependent women with co-occurring depressionStephanie A Gamble; Fiscal Year: 2012..Results will lay the foundation for a career-long program of interventions research devoted to improving the lives of this important but underserved and understudied population. ..
- Multi-Method Ethnographic Assessment of Behavioral Health Reform in New MexicoCathleen E Willging; Fiscal Year: 2010..Since rural states may turn to the New Mexico reform as a model to reduce administrative costs and service fragmentation and to increase access for the SMI, this research is of great national relevance. ..
- Symptoms and Structure of Inhalant Use DisordersBRIAN E PERRON; Fiscal Year: 2010..The purpose of this study is to better understand the course of inhalant use disorders, with a long-term goal of improving assessment and treatment. ..
- Collaborative HIV/AIDS Prevention and Mental Health Treatment ProjectSusan Reif; Fiscal Year: 2010..Approximately 40 individuals with HIV and mental illness will receive mental health treatment in their home or place of their choosing for 9 months. ..
- Investigating the Science-Practice Gap from the Practitioner ViewpointRebecca E Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2010..Hopefully this research will assist in bridging the gap between clinical science and practice and thereby improve the public health. ..
- Smoking and Mental Illness in the United States: A HistoryLaura D Hirshbein; Fiscal Year: 2012..This is an exciting topic that both gives voice to a marginalized population and addresses an important issue in public health policy. ..
- Assessing Supported Employment with Veterans with Felony Convictions and MI or SAJames LePage; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Whole-genome sequencing for rare highly penetrant gene variants in schizophreniaDavid B Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2011..This work could elucidate the molecular basis of schizophrenia and potentially indicate novel targets for psychiatric drugs. ..
- Sustaining Tobacco Abstinence after IncarcerationJENNIFER GRACE CLARKE; Fiscal Year: 2010..For this two year proposal we will limit follow-up to 12-weeks after release and censor follow-up for those who have relapsed to smoking. ..
- Medicare Part D Cost-Sharing and Treatment of Mental Disorders Among Disabled DuaJulie Marie Donohue; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Novel EtG based Contingency Management for Alcohol in the Severely Mentally IllMichael G McDonell; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Improving Outcomes for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness and DiabetesMARTHA X SAJATOVIC; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- The Ninth Annual Pharmacogenetics in Psychiatry MeetingAnil K Malhotra; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- A 3T Scanner for Establishing UM MPRC Neuroimaging Research FacilityWilliam T Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2010..Once it is in place, the facility will substantially facilitate science related job creation and retention. 0 ..
- A MODULAR SHORT COURSE IN RESEARCH ETHICSCaroline Whitbeck; Fiscal Year: 2001..of Data Responsible Authorship Conflicts and Responsibilities in the Editing and Reviewing of Journals and Grant Applications Responsibilities and Conflicts in the Supervisor-Supervisee Relationship The Ethics of Genetic Research ..
- A MODULAR SHORT COURSE IN RESEARCH ETHICSCaroline Whitbeck; Fiscal Year: 2000..of Data Responsible Authorship Conflicts and Responsibilities in the Editing and Reviewing of Journals and Grant Applications Responsibilities and Conflicts in the Supervisor-Supervisee Relationship The Ethics of Genetic Research ..
- Adjunctive Behavior Therapy for Bipolar I DepressionLauren M Weinstock; Fiscal Year: 2012..Data concerning the feasibility and acceptability of M-BAT and clinical significance of findings, combined with results from statistical analyses, will be used to inform an R01 application for a full-scale clinical trial. ..
- Reducing HIV/STI Risk Behaviors among Financially Disadvantaged Victimized WomenCaron Zlotnick; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Research Capability to Study Comparative Effectiveness in Complex PatientsCAROL ANNETTE DUBARD; Fiscal Year: 2010..This project will explore the use of the primary care medical home and outcomes for this vulnerable population;and enable access to an ongoing comprehensive database for future research. ..
- Chronic Mental Health: Improving Outcomes through Ambulatory Care CoordinationWENDE MAE BAKER; Fiscal Year: 2010..This formative and summative research plan explores pre-conceived barriers, intention to adopt, actual adoption, and clinical outcomes. ..
- HIV/AIDS, Severe Mental Illness and HomelessnessSTEPHEN MICHAEL BRADY; Fiscal Year: 2013..Our long-term objective is to reduce the incidence of HIV risk behavior for SMI using a brief intervention which can be easily translated and adapted to "real world" settings. ..
- MEDICAID FINANCING FOR THE SEVERELY MENTALLY ILLDonald Steinwachs; Fiscal Year: 1990....
- Southwest Brain BankPeter M Thompson; Fiscal Year: 2010..Funding for this grant will allow the Brain Bank to continue and expand its effort in becoming a national resource. ..
- TRANSITIONAL VS PERMANENT HOUSING FOR HOMELESS CMIJanet Ford; Fiscal Year: 1991..versus permanent housing for clients of a residential program specifically designed to serve homeless mentally ill persons. The target population are clients who meet DSM-III-R criteria for psychotic or affective disorders and who ..
- PATTERNS AND OUTCOMES OF CARE FOR MEDICAID MENTALLY ILLDonald Steinwachs; Fiscal Year: 2001..A representative sample of severely mentally ill persons on Medicaid who were interviewed in 1995 (n=681) will be re-interviewed in 1998 and 1999...
- MENTALLY ILL IN ILLINOIS--HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVESean Harris; Fiscal Year: 2000..abstract_text> ..
- PROGRAM FOR MH SERVICES WITH HEALTH CARE REFORMNOEL MAZADE; Fiscal Year: 2000....
- PHYSICAL AGGRESSION IN THE MENTALLY ILL ELDERLYPaul Bell; Fiscal Year: 1990....
- RUPP-PI at DukeKaren Wells; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- RURAL OUTREACH ADVOCACY AND DIRECT SERVICES (ROADS)Joseph Bevilacqua; Fiscal Year: 1992..There are no previous controlled studies on a TCL/PACT application for rural-based care...
- CLINICAL TRIAL OF WELLNESS TRAINING FOR THE MENTALLY ILLLinda Chafetz; Fiscal Year: 2004..Findings will contribute substantially to knowledge about active and individualized health promotion for the SMI and its value above and beyond that of basic primary care. ..
- Acute Impact of Antipsychotics on Insulin Sensitivity: A Novel Human ModelJonathan Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2009..The purpose of this project is to study a novel model for exploring the acute metabolic impact of antipsychotics that minimizes the subject risks seen in prior human studies, and is more easily replicated. ..
- CAPITATED PAYMENT SYSTEM FOR INVOLUNTARY CLIENTSDouglas Bigelow; Fiscal Year: 1990..of the capitated payment system is to minimize state hospital utilization by identified chronically mentally ill persons who are frequent users of Oregon's involuntary treatment program...
- ORGANIZATION AND FINANCING OF CARE FOR THE SERIOUSLY MEDavid Mechanic; Fiscal Year: 2003..The Center brings together a critical mass of mental health services researchers whose work aims to combine solid social science with practical policy relevance. ..
- HIV/AIDS RISK IN CLINICALLY DISTURBED ADOLESCENTSGeri Donenberg; Fiscal Year: 2003..This study is a first step in an overall program of research designed to develop effective AIDS prevention programs for troubled adolescents. ..
- ORGANIZATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HIV PREVENTION AMONG SMIJohn Encandela; Fiscal Year: 2001..This sequenced approach bridges the gap between research and treatment practice, with the ultimate goal of slowing HIV transmission in the SMI population. ..
- MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH ON WOMEN AND GENDERJoseph Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- Tailoring Services for Mentally III OffendersRobert Morgan; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed study lays the foundation for a treatment module specifically targeting the criminal behavior needs of mentally ill offenders. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- IMPLICATIONS OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTSAnthony Lehman; Fiscal Year: 1991..when the prevalence of substance abuse has swollen to alarming levels and when large numbers of seriously mentally ill persons live in the community as a result of deinstitutionalization, persons with both substance abuse and mental ..
- MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES STUDY: CAPITATION PAYMENTSHAROUTUN BABIGIAN; Fiscal Year: 1991..This clinical information will also be integrated with administrative and financial data, collected under the Demonstration Project, to conduct a cost-benefit analysis...
- Social Support for Mothers of Mentally Ill ChildrenKathleen Scharer; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MANAGED CARE EFFECTS ON ARREST AND FORENSIC COMMITMENTWilliam Fisher; Fiscal Year: 1999..that the inpatient mental health system has become less accessible and less able to meet the needs of mentally ill persons brought to their attention...
- THERAPY DEVELOPMENT FOR MENTALLY ILL DRUG ABUSERSKate Carey; Fiscal Year: 2003..This award would allow the applicant protected time (teaching relief and summer support) to continue to develop her research on the treatment of substance abuse among the severely mentally ill. ..