ERIC Number: ED385101
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Collaboration in Interprofessional Practice and Training: An Annotated Bibliography.
Newell, S. Susan; And Others
This annotated bibliography lists approximately 95 citations on interprofessional, interagency, and family-professional collaboration in delivery of children's mental health services. Section 1, "Interprofessional/Interdisciplinary Collaboration: The Need" examines articles which describe new approaches to providing family-centered service, rationales for interprofessional collaboration, and ways in which interprofessional collaboration is believed to improve services to families. General principles for interprofessional and interagency collaboration are addressed in articles in section 2, "General Principles of Interprofessional Studies," which includes an examination of the components of collaboration and the skills necessary for collaboration. Section 3, "Administrative and Policy Issues Related to Interprofessional Collaboration," includes literature focused on organizational structures and policy supports for interprofessional/interdisciplinary and integrated teams and examines the elements of successful teamwork, including consensus building, shared decision-making, and conflict management. The elements of interprofessional collaboration methods discussed in the literature are presented in section 4, "Methods of Interprofessional Collaboration for Direct Practice." Section 5, "Elements of Training Programs for Interprofessional Collaboration" presents literature on the growing field of interprofessional training with publications on why training for interprofessional collaboration is needed; the attitudes, knowledge and skills for interprofessional collaboration; and approaches to teaching the skills of interprofessional collaboration. Section 6 presents model interprofessional service programs and training programs. (DB)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Children, Cooperative Programs, Delivery Systems, Demonstration Programs, Emotional Disturbances, Emotional Problems, Family Programs, Inservice Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Interpersonal Competence, Interprofessional Relationship, Mental Health, Mental Health Programs, Participative Decision Making, Professional Education, Social Services, Teamwork
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Rockville, MD. Center for Mental Health Services.; National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Portland State Univ., OR. Research and Training Center on Family Support and Children's Mental Health.