ERIC Number: EJ606135
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
The Homeshare Model: Caring for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness.
Rhoades, Donna R.; McFarland, Kay F.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v22 n1 p59-67 Jan 2000
Needing care and community living skills after years of institutionalization, individuals with serious, persistent mental illness present a challenge to existing mental health providers. This article reviews the benefits and limitations of adult foster care, and presents the Homeshare Model as an example of outpatient care implemented in South Carolina to provide cost-effective care of individuals with serious, persistent mental illness. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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