ERIC Number: EJ449685
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Family Members' Concerns Regarding Community Placement of Their Mentally Disabled Relative: Comparisons One Month after Release and a Year Later.
Solomon, Phyllis; Marcenko, Maureen O.
Family Relations, v41 n3 p341-47 Jul 1992
Examined families' concerns regarding readiness for community placement of their relative discharged from long-term state psychiatric facility resulting from hospital closing. Interviewed 49 families approximately 1 month after patient's release and 1 year later. Results indicated that over one-half of families questioned readiness of their relative for community living and that these concerns were unchanged after one year. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A