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Psychiatric Home Care

Clinical and Economic Dimensions

Audience
Mental health administrators, managed care executives, medical directors, clinicians interested in entering this market--nurse practitioners, social workers, psychologists, and psychiatrists--medical economists, and policy makers in government and industry.

Hardbound, 288 pages

Published: June 1999

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-490940-3

Contents

  • A. Menikoff, An Overview and Economic History of Psychiatric Services.A. Menikoff, The New Players in Psychiatric Home Care.J. Kanter, Clinical Issues in Delivering Home-Based Psychiatric Services.A. Menikoff, The Goals and Principles of Psychiatric Home Care.W. Christ, Home Care's Interface with the Psychiatric Hospital System.L. Toth and A. Wasserstein, Ingredients of a Successful Collaboration between a Social Worker and Psychiatrist in an Extended Recovery Program.L.A. Keller and G.M. Arndt, Families in Crisis: A Model for the 1990s.G. Rudich and C. Daichman, From Hospital-at-Home to Community Living: The Family's Journey.E.G. Brenner and S. Koman, The Experiences of an Integrated Behavioral Health Organization.J. Wolf, Roles for Paraprofessionals in Psychiatric Home Care.Appendix A: Outlines of a Focused Assessment: Symptoms, Stressors, Supports.Appendix B: Designing and Maintaining a Behaviorally Anchored Treatment Plan.Appendix C: A Syllabus for Intensive Case Management Training.Index.

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