ERIC Number: EJ258848
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
On the Relative Effectiveness of Institutional and Alternative Placement for the Psychiatrically Disabled.
Dellario, Donald J.; Anthony, William A.
Journal of Social Issues, v37 n3 p21-33 Sum 1981
Demonstrates that following termination of treatment, there is little difference between psychiatric subjects treated in institutions and those treated in community-based alternatives. Presents a model for assessing psychiatric treatment effectiveness. Concludes that institutional and community-based alternatives should be viewed as complementary rather than mutually exclusive approaches. (MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A