mentally ill persons

Summary

Summary: Persons with psychiatric illnesses or diseases, particularly psychotic and severe mood disorders.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Exposing the myths surrounding preventive outpatient commitment for individuals with chronic mental illness
    John Kip Cornwell
    Seton Hall Law School, One Newark Center, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
    Psychol Public Policy Law 9:209-32. 2003
  2. ncbi Internalized stigma of mental illness: psychometric properties of a new measure
    Jennifer 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
  3. ncbi Coerced medication in psychiatric inpatient care: literature review
    Manuela Jarrett
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:538-48. 2008
  4. ncbi Violent victimization of persons with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders
    David 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
  5. ncbi Long-term suicide risk in forensic psychiatric patients
    Martin Clarke
    Derbyshire Mental Health Services NHS Trust, Kingsway, Derby
    Arch Suicide Res 15:16-28. 2011
  6. pmc Acceptability of compulsory powers in the community: the ethical considerations of mental health service users on Supervised Discharge and Guardianship
    K Canvin
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    J Med Ethics 31:457-62. 2005
  7. ncbi Navigating the storm of mental illness: phases in the family's journey
    Susan A Muhlbauer
    University of Nebraska College of Nursing, USA
    Qual Health Res 12:1076-92. 2002
  8. ncbi Ethics of deliberation, consent and coercion in psychiatry
    A Liegeois
    Faculty of Theology, Catholic University of Leuven, Sint Michielsstraat 6, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 34:73-6. 2008
  9. ncbi Met and unmet needs of severely mentally ill persons--the Psychiatric Care Reform in Sweden
    Hans Arvidsson
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:373-9. 2003
  10. ncbi Successful program maintenance when federal demonstration dollars stop: the ACCESS program for homeless mentally ill persons
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 29:481-93. 2002

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  1. ncbi Exposing the myths surrounding preventive outpatient commitment for individuals with chronic mental illness
    John 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.
  2. ncbi Internalized stigma of mental illness: psychometric properties of a new measure
    Jennifer 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...
  3. ncbi Coerced medication in psychiatric inpatient care: literature review
    Manuela Jarrett
    Health Service and Population Research Department, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    J Adv Nurs 64:538-48. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi Violent victimization of persons with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders
    David 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...
  5. ncbi Long-term suicide risk in forensic psychiatric patients
    Martin 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...
  6. pmc Acceptability of compulsory powers in the community: the ethical considerations of mental health service users on Supervised Discharge and Guardianship
    K 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...
  7. ncbi Navigating the storm of mental illness: phases in the family's journey
    Susan 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...
  8. ncbi Ethics of deliberation, consent and coercion in psychiatry
    A Liegeois
    Faculty of Theology, Catholic University of Leuven, Sint Michielsstraat 6, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    J Med Ethics 34:73-6. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi Met and unmet needs of severely mentally ill persons--the Psychiatric Care Reform in Sweden
    Hans 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 ..
  10. ncbi Successful program maintenance when federal demonstration dollars stop: the ACCESS program for homeless mentally ill persons
    Henry 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...
  11. pmc 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...
  12. ncbi Mental capacity in psychiatric patients: Systematic review
    David 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...
  13. ncbi Commentary: racial bias in diagnosis and medication of mentally ill minorities in prisons and communities
    Edward F Foulks
    Tulane University Medical Center, 1430 Tulane Avenue SL77, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:34-5. 2004
  14. ncbi Assisted outpatient treatment for mental illness
    Michelle Herman
    NCSL Legisbrief 12:1-2. 2004
  15. ncbi Mental health courts and the lesson learned in juvenile court
    Albert J Grudzinskas
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:223-7. 2004
  16. ncbi Minimizing adverse effects on patients of involuntary relocation from long-stay wards to community residences
    John 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...
  17. ncbi Consent and the mentally disordered detained patient
    Bridgit Dimond
    University of Glamorgan
    Br J Nurs 12:1331-4. 2003
  18. ncbi [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...
  19. ncbi Outcomes of assertive community treatment in an NGRI conditional release program
    George 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...
  20. ncbi Strategies for state-wide implementation of supported employment: the Johnson & Johnson-Dartmouth Community Mental Health Program
    Deborah 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...
  21. ncbi Implementation of first Croatian Law on Protection of Persons with Mental Disorders
    Vlado 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...
  22. ncbi 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...
  23. ncbi 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
  24. ncbi Delinquency detour: treating mental illness in young people can keep them from a future of crime and delinquency
    Sarah Hammond
    NCSL, USA
    State Legis 33:19. 2007
  25. doi Back to school: recommendations to assist mentally ill, post-incarcerated youth return to school
    Ralph J Wood
    Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA 70402, USA
    J Sch Health 78:514-7. 2008
  26. ncbi [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...
  27. ncbi The experience of stigma among Black mental health consumers
    Jennifer 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...
  28. ncbi Use of a values history in approaching medical advance directives with psychiatric patients
    Cathy 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...
  29. ncbi Implementing psychiatric advance directives: service provider issues and answers
    Debra 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...
  30. ncbi Use of psychiatric and medical health care by veterans with severe mental illness
    Hayden 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...
  31. ncbi Coercion in psychiatry
    Thomas 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...
  32. ncbi Forcible medication for courtroom competence--the case of Charles Sell
    George 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
  33. ncbi [The dangerous patient--three causes of shortages within psychiatry]
    Hans Agren
    Karolinska Institutet, ordförande i SPF
    Lakartidningen 100:3068-9. 2003
  34. ncbi Self-cutting and sexual risk among adolescents in intensive psychiatric treatment
    Larry 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...
  35. ncbi The practice of applying compulsory treatment to mentally disturbed people: a view from Russia
    A Pishchita
    Central Clinical Hospital of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Litovsky Bulvar 1a, Moscow, Russia
    Med Law 24:717-25. 2005
    The 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.
  36. ncbi Mental health courts show promise
    Bridget M Kuehn
    JAMA 297:1641-3. 2007
  37. ncbi The past, present and future of mental health law: a therapeutic jurisprudence analysis
    Alfred Allan
    Law Context 20:24-53. 2003
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  38. ncbi 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...
  39. ncbi Involuntary outpatient commitment
    Elyn 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...
  40. ncbi Outpatient commitment: a therapeutic jurisprudence analysis
    Bruce 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
    ....
  41. ncbi The test of compulsion in mental health law: capacity, therapeutic benefit and dangerousness as possible criteria
    Peter Bartlett
    University of Nottingham, UK
    Med Law Rev 11:326-52. 2003
  42. pmc 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...
  43. ncbi Employment barriers for persons with psychiatric disabilities: update of a report for the President's Commission
    Judith 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...
  44. ncbi [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...
  45. ncbi Why we must end insurance discrimination against mental health care
    Patrick 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...
  46. ncbi Australia's National Mental Health Strategy and deinstitutionalization: some empirical results
    Darrel 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...
  47. ncbi 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 evaluation
    Clive 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...
  48. ncbi Hospitalized African American mental health consumers: some antecedents to service satisfaction and intent to comply with aftercare
    Ricardo 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...
  49. ncbi Promoting the value and practice of shared decision-making in mental health care
    Carole 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
    ....
  50. ncbi Bioethics and the marginalization of mental illness
    Janet R Nelson
    J Soc Christ Ethics 23:179-97. 2003
    ....
  51. ncbi Efforts to prevent gun sales to mentally ill may deter patients from seeking help
    Thomas B Cole
    JAMA 298:503-4. 2007
  52. ncbi Sell v. U.S.: involuntary treatment case or catalyst for change?
    Gregory B Leong
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:292-4. 2005
  53. ncbi Pathological lying revisited
    Charles 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...
  54. ncbi Forcible medication and personal autonomy: the case of Charles Thomas Sell
    Megan Quinlan
    Boston University, USA
    Boston Univ Law Rev 84:275-99. 2004
  55. ncbi [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...
  56. ncbi [Current problems in psychiatric health care in Poland (2004)]
    Stanisław Puzyński
    II Klinika Psychiatrii IPiNw Warszawie
    Psychiatr Pol 39:617-27. 2005
    ....
  57. ncbi [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
    ....
  58. ncbi [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...
  59. ncbi Measuring quality of life in the mentally ill
    Wynne 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...
  60. ncbi Patients' experience of involuntary psychiatric care: good opportunities and great losses
    I 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...
  61. ncbi An internal racism
    Bill Fulford
    Bioethics 16:iii-viii. 2002
  62. ncbi Risk, response, and mental health policy: learning from the experience of the United Kingdom
    Nancy 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...
  63. ncbi Court diversion in NSW for people with mental health problems and disorders
    David Greenberg
    NSW Statewide Community and Court Liaison Service, Corrections Health Service
    N S W Public Health Bull 13:158-60. 2002
  64. ncbi Informed consent: myth or reality
    T 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...
  65. ncbi Putting mental retardation and mental illness on health care professionals' radar screen
    Rebecca Voelker
    JAMA 288:433-5. 2002
  66. ncbi [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...
  67. ncbi Benefits managers' views on MH/SA raise cause for concern
    Bentson H McFarland
    Department of Psychiatry at Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, USA
    Behav Healthc Tomorrow 11:22-7, 31. 2002
  68. ncbi Legal issues in maximum security institutions for people with mental illness: liberty, security, and administrative discretion
    John 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...
  69. ncbi Trial rights and psychotropic drugs: the case against administering involuntary medications to a defendant during trial
    Dora W Klein
    Vanderbilt University Law School, USA
    Vanderbilt Law Rev 55:165-218. 2002
  70. ncbi [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...
  71. ncbi 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
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  72. ncbi Implementation of social services for the chronically mentally ill in a Polish mental health district: consequences for service use and costs
    Maria 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)...
  73. ncbi How mental health providers spend their time: a survey of 10 Veterans Health Administration mental health services
    Greer 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...
  74. ncbi [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
    ....
  75. ncbi [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...
  76. ncbi Social distance towards people with mental illness in southwestern Nigeria
    Abiodun 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...
  77. ncbi [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...
  78. ncbi 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 prerequ
    Ken 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...
  79. ncbi Violence in mental disorders and community sample: an evolutionary model related with dominance in social relationships
    F Montañés-Rada
    Department of Psychobiology, Complutense University, Madrid, Spain
    Med Hypotheses 67:930-40. 2006
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  80. ncbi The context of caretaking in rural areas: family factors influencing the level of functioning of seriously mentally ill patients living at home
    Laura 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...
  81. ncbi Cultivating empathy for the mentally ill using simulated auditory hallucinations
    William 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...
  82. ncbi Reducing psychiatric hospitalization among mentally ill veterans living in board-and-care homes
    A 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
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  83. pmc HIV seroprevalence in a chronically mentally ill population
    D 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...
  84. ncbi HIV/AIDS awareness in those diagnosed with mental illness
    J 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...
  85. ncbi [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. 2007
    The 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...
  86. ncbi Relationship between comorbidity and violence risk assessment in forensic psychiatry - the implication of neuroimaging studies
    Tija Zarković Palijan
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Hospital Dr Ivan Barbot, 44 317 Popovaca, Croatia
    Psychiatr Danub 22:253-6. 2010
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  87. ncbi Community integration of elderly mentally ill persons in psychiatric hospitals and two types of residences
    Marja 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...
  88. ncbi Dealing with the mentally ill in the criminal justice system in Germany
    Norbert 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...
  89. ncbi Further validation of the Chinese version of the Level of Expressed Emotion Scale for research and clinical use
    Wai 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...
  90. ncbi Psychiatry and political-institutional abuse from the historical perspective: the ethical lessons of the Nuremberg Trial on their 60th anniversary
    Francisco 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...
  91. ncbi Factors predicting choice of provider among homeless veterans with mental illness
    G Gamache
    University of Massachusetts at Amherst, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:1024-8. 2000
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  92. ncbi Beliefs about the mentally ill: a comparative study between healthcare professionals in Brazil and in Switzerland
    Nadia Des Courtis
    Psychiatric University Hospital, Berne and Psychiatric Hospital, Prangins, Switzerland
    Int Rev Psychiatry 20:503-9. 2008
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  93. ncbi Living among strangers: the needs and functioning of persons with schizophrenia residing in an assisted living facility
    Sandra Verbosky Cadena
    University of South Florida, College of Nursing, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 27:25-41. 2006
    The 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 ..
  94. ncbi 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...
  95. ncbi Professional nurses' perception of nursing mentally ill people in a general hospital setting
    T 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...
  96. ncbi Mortality and mental illness
    Leslie 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...
  97. ncbi Suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in homeless mentally ill persons: age-specific risks of substance abuse
    Holly 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
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  98. ncbi Calgary Diversion Program: A Community-based Alternative to Incarceration for Mentally Ill Offenders
    Craig 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...
  99. ncbi Lived experiences of family caregivers of mentally ill relatives
    Kam 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...
  100. ncbi Social distance towards people with mental illness amongst Nigerian university students
    Abiodun 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...
  101. ncbi Social support and adaptation of Taiwanese adults with mental illness
    Chiung 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...

Research Grants69

  1. Advanced Center for Latino and MH Systems Research
    Margarita 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: ..
  2. Reducing Weight and Diabetes Risk in an Underserved Population
    Carla 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. ..
  3. Qualitative Study of Mental Health Recovery in Dual Diagnosed Homeless
    DEBORAH 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. ..
  4. Improving Obesity Self-care Among Mentally Ill Veterans
    GINA LATRICE EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. HIV and Substance Use Prevention for South African Youth and Families
    Leickness Simbayi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Behavioral Approach System Dysregulation in Adolescents with Bipolar Disorder
    Snezana 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. ..
  7. Circadian Clock Genes in Bipolar Disorder
    MICHAEL JOSEPH MCCARTHY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Regulation of Synaptic Transmission by Gq
    Michael Ailion; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Thus, the new genes identified in my work are good candidates for genes linked to mental health disease in humans. ..
  9. Improving PTSD Service Delivery for Veterans with Severe Mental Illness
    Anouk 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. ..
  10. Regulation of Synaptic Transmission by Gq
    Michael 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. ..
  11. Measurement of Cardiometabolic Risk in Antipsychotic-Treated Children
    GINGER ELLEN NICOL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  12. Drug Cost Containment Changes and Quality of Care for Mentally Ill Dual Enrollees
    Stephen 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. ..
  13. 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. ..
  14. Improving Metabolic Screening in Diverse Severely Mentally Ill Populations
    Christina Mangurian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  15. Understanding Providers Stigmatization of SMI Among Veterans
    JAN GREER SULLIVAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A series of standard ordinary least squares analysis will be used to examine the outcomes of interest. ..
  16. Structural and Functional Brain Aging in Bipolar Disorder
    Lisa 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. ..
  17. Lifestyle Modification to Reduce Weight and Related Morbidity in Mental Illness
    Cenk Tek; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  18. Cognitive Remediation of Schizophrenia in a Community Mental Health Setting
    Sophia Vinogradov; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  19. California MHS Act: Impact on Practice & Organizational Culture in Public Clinics
    Joel T Braslow; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  20. Genetic &Environmental Risk Factors that Contribute to Childhood Psychopathology
    Alicia 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. ..
  21. PS07-005 Multi-Site Rapid HIV Testing in Urban Community Mental Health Settings
    Michael 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). ..
  22. CATALAC: Community-Academic Treatment &Assessment for Low-Income Aged Consumers
    Patricia 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. ..
  23. Mental Health Services and Systems Training Program
    David Mechanic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. A Program of Research and Mentorship on Alcoholism and Co-occuring Disorders
    MICHAEL 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. ..
  25. Physician Referral &Mental-Disorder Related Disparities in CABG Quality
    Yue Li; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  26. High Throughput Sequencing and Copy Number Variation in Schizophrenia
    Jin 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. ..
  27. Behavioral treatment for alcohol dependent women with co-occurring depression
    Stephanie 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. ..
  28. Multi-Method Ethnographic Assessment of Behavioral Health Reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen 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. ..
  29. Symptoms and Structure of Inhalant Use Disorders
    BRIAN 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. ..
  30. Collaborative HIV/AIDS Prevention and Mental Health Treatment Project
    Susan 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. ..
  31. Investigating the Science-Practice Gap from the Practitioner Viewpoint
    Rebecca 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. ..
  32. Smoking and Mental Illness in the United States: A History
    Laura 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. ..
  33. Assessing Supported Employment with Veterans with Felony Convictions and MI or SA
    James LePage; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. Whole-genome sequencing for rare highly penetrant gene variants in schizophrenia
    David B Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..This work could elucidate the molecular basis of schizophrenia and potentially indicate novel targets for psychiatric drugs. ..
  35. Sustaining Tobacco Abstinence after Incarceration
    JENNIFER 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. ..
  36. Medicare Part D Cost-Sharing and Treatment of Mental Disorders Among Disabled Dua
    Julie Marie Donohue; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  37. Novel EtG based Contingency Management for Alcohol in the Severely Mentally Ill
    Michael G McDonell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  38. Improving Outcomes for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness and Diabetes
    MARTHA X SAJATOVIC; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  39. The Ninth Annual Pharmacogenetics in Psychiatry Meeting
    Anil K Malhotra; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  40. A 3T Scanner for Establishing UM MPRC Neuroimaging Research Facility
    William T Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Once it is in place, the facility will substantially facilitate science related job creation and retention. 0 ..
  41. A MODULAR SHORT COURSE IN RESEARCH ETHICS
    Caroline 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 ..
  42. A MODULAR SHORT COURSE IN RESEARCH ETHICS
    Caroline 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 ..
  43. Adjunctive Behavior Therapy for Bipolar I Depression
    Lauren 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. ..
  44. Reducing HIV/STI Risk Behaviors among Financially Disadvantaged Victimized Women
    Caron Zlotnick; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Research Capability to Study Comparative Effectiveness in Complex Patients
    CAROL 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. ..
  46. Chronic Mental Health: Improving Outcomes through Ambulatory Care Coordination
    WENDE MAE BAKER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This formative and summative research plan explores pre-conceived barriers, intention to adopt, actual adoption, and clinical outcomes. ..
  47. HIV/AIDS, Severe Mental Illness and Homelessness
    STEPHEN 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. ..
  48. MEDICAID FINANCING FOR THE SEVERELY MENTALLY ILL
    Donald Steinwachs; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  49. Southwest Brain Bank
    Peter 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. ..
  50. TRANSITIONAL VS PERMANENT HOUSING FOR HOMELESS CMI
    Janet 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 ..
  51. PATTERNS AND OUTCOMES OF CARE FOR MEDICAID MENTALLY ILL
    Donald 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...
  52. MENTALLY ILL IN ILLINOIS--HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
    Sean Harris; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. PROGRAM FOR MH SERVICES WITH HEALTH CARE REFORM
    NOEL MAZADE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  54. PHYSICAL AGGRESSION IN THE MENTALLY ILL ELDERLY
    Paul Bell; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  55. RUPP-PI at Duke
    Karen Wells; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  56. 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...
  57. CLINICAL TRIAL OF WELLNESS TRAINING FOR THE MENTALLY ILL
    Linda 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. ..
  58. Acute Impact of Antipsychotics on Insulin Sensitivity: A Novel Human Model
    Jonathan 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. ..
  59. CAPITATED PAYMENT SYSTEM FOR INVOLUNTARY CLIENTS
    Douglas 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...
  60. ORGANIZATION AND FINANCING OF CARE FOR THE SERIOUSLY ME
    David 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. ..
  61. HIV/AIDS RISK IN CLINICALLY DISTURBED ADOLESCENTS
    Geri 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. ..
  62. ORGANIZATIONAL INFLUENCES ON HIV PREVENTION AMONG SMI
    John 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. ..
  63. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH ON WOMEN AND GENDER
    Joseph Flaherty; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  64. Tailoring Services for Mentally III Offenders
    Robert 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]..
  65. IMPLICATIONS OF SUBSTANCE ABUSE IN PSYCHIATRIC PATIENTS
    Anthony 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 ..
  66. MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES STUDY: CAPITATION PAYMENTS
    HAROUTUN 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...
  67. Social Support for Mothers of Mentally Ill Children
    Kathleen Scharer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  68. MANAGED CARE EFFECTS ON ARREST AND FORENSIC COMMITMENT
    William 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...
  69. THERAPY DEVELOPMENT FOR MENTALLY ILL DRUG ABUSERS
    Kate 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. ..