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Serious mental illness and the family

the practitioner"s guide

by Diane T. Marsh

  • 161 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mentally ill -- Family relationships.,
  • Adjustment (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-364) and index.

    StatementDiane T. Marsh.
    SeriesWiley series in couples and family dynamics and treatment
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC455.4.F3 M365 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 374 p. ;
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL350180M
    ISBN 100471181803
    LC Control Number98009521

      Early‌ ‌intervention‌ ‌is‌ ‌critical, but‌ ‌even‌ ‌when‌ ‌mental‌ ‌illness‌ ‌is‌ ‌recognized‌ ‌in‌ ‌a‌ ‌family‌ ‌member, ‌ ‌the‌ ‌person. This brief provides an overview of workforce issues to consider when addressing the needs of older adults living with serious mental illness (SMI). Information includes demographics; challenges faced by a provider workforce, and ideas for strengthening the geriatric workforce to address SMI.

    The stigmatizing attitudes toward mental illness held by both the public and those who have a mental illness lead to feelings of shame and guilt, loss of self-esteem, social dependence, and a sense of isolation and hopelessness. 11, 44 One of the worst consequences of stigma is that people who are struggling with a mental illness may be. Millicent Monks, author of Songs of Three Islands: A Story of Mental Illness in an Iconic American Family, was born into the legendary Carnegie family, in which serious mental illness has affected four generations of women. Mental illness has played a prominent and overwhelming part in her life.

    Millicent Monks was born into the legendary Carnegie family, in which serious mental illness has affected four generations of women. Mental illness has played a prominent and overwhelming role in. This book gives an overview of family psychoeducation as an evidence-based psychosocial treatment for schizophrenia and other major psychiatric disorders. Family psychoeducation has produced a robust body of research indicating significant, sustained reductions in patients' relapse and rehospitalization rates and improvements in families' wellbeing.


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It's difficult to be diagnosed with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder and major depressive disorder.

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The book will be an invaluable aid to mental health professionals working with severely ill clients and their families.".

Research shows that many adults with serious mental illness live with or maintain contact with their families. But families are rarely given information about their relative's illness and their own needs for support are ignored.

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Lefley is the expert of experts when it comes to family caregiving in serious mental illness. The book is very readable and accessible to family members, social workers, and policymakers. It represents another big step in Dr.

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This book will help you to understand what happens, and make it easier to talk to healthcare professionals. Serious mental illness includes diagnoses which typically involve psychosis (losing touch with reality or experiencing delusions) or high levels of care, and which may require hospital treatment.

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