Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 September 2005

368 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195171877

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Empowering People with Severe Mental Illness

A Practical Guide

Donald M. Linhorst

  • Operationalizes the concept of empowerment in the severely mentally ill population for the first time
  • Presents a practice model that illustrates how mental health professionals can work to empower their clients
  • Illustrates concepts with vivid case examples drawn from the author's research in a public psychiatric hospital and a community mental health agency
  • Serves as a valuable training tool, planning guide, everyday reference
  • Links theory, practice, and policy

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