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ERIC Number: EJ289807
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Establishing a Community-Oriented Group Home and Ensuring Its Survival: A Case Study of Failure.
Barber, Kristin; And Others
Analysis and Intervention in Developmental Disabilities, Sociopolitics of Behavioral Programs in Institutions and Community Agencies v3 n2-3 p227-38 1983
A community-oriented treatment program was successful according to its clinical objectives for deinstitutionalizing psychiatric patients but failed at the systems level. Responsibility is traced to developing a community-oriented program in an institutionally oriented system. Suggestions are made to ensure success through three steps, including maintaining clear organizational and staff accountability. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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