ERIC Number: EJ623147
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Family Participation in Evaluating Systems of Care: Family, Research, and Service System Perspectives.
Osher, Trina W.; van Kammen, Welmoet; Zaro, Susan M.
Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Disorders, v9 n1 p63-70 Spr 2001
A survey of 37 system-of-care sites constituting 31 programs for children with serious mental health challenges found high family participation in such activities as modification of questionnaires, collecting data, and reviewing results. Low family participation was reported in the hiring of staff and data processing. Most families were compensated. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The National Evaluation of the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program.