ERIC Number: EJ253587
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Oct
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Paraprofessional and Patient Assessment Criteria of Patients' Recovery: Why the Discrepancy?
Blackman, Sonia L.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v37 n4 p903-08 Oct 1981
Explored paraprofessionals' and patients' assessment criteria of therapeutic goals, especially patient recovery, in light of increased use of mental health paraprofessionals in mental health settings. Results indicated psychiatric technicians utilize a multidimensional hierarchical decision model, while patients utilize a unidimensional and undifferentiated evaluation framework. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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