Resettlement from Large Psychiatric Hospital to Small Community residence: one step to freedom?

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Abstract

This text looks at the issues surrounding the "care in the community" approach to mental health welfare. It describes two community housing projects, their aims, philosophy, staffing and resources in relation to local mental health, and provides insights into the structure of individuals' social networks. Vignettes of the residents also provide an understanding of the lives of people with mental health problems
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationAldershot
PublisherAshgate Publishing Group
Number of pages226
ISBN (Print)978-1-85972-363-0
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 1997

Publication series

NameStudies of Care in the Community
PublisherAshgate Publishing Group

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