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Adjustment of schizophrenics in the community

George Serban

Adjustment of schizophrenics in the community

by George Serban

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Published by Spectrum Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Schizophrenics -- Rehabilitation.,
    • Community mental health services -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementby George Serban.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC514 .S437 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination294 p. ;
      Number of Pages294
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4406317M
      ISBN 10089335063X
      LC Control Number79009404

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Adjustment of Schizophrenics in the Community. Authors: Serban, George. Free Preview. Available statistics indicate that over 70% of chronic schizophrenics discharged into the community live a marginal, unproductive, aimless life in dilapidated hotels or private proprietary homes.

Certainly, though there are various scattered community programs for the rehabilitation of the Adjustment of schizophrenics in the community book, the results are far from encouraging. The research results presented in this chapter have appeared in the following articles: Serban, G., Gidynski, C.B., and Zimmerman, A.: Role of informants in community oriented mental health programs for by: 5.

The Measurement of Stress in Schizophrenics and Normals in Community Living.- 6. Comparison of Two Classifications of Schizophrenia: Acute-Chronic and High and Low Competent on Comprehensive Functioning and Stress Derived From the SSFIPD.- 7.

Genetic and Developmental Factors as Related to Stress in Schizophrenia.- 8. Adjustment of schizophrenics in the community.

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Some of the other factors that assist are support from family, friends, community groups and professionals, adequate treatment, medication, counselling and a.

Schizophrenia is one of the most complex and disabling diseases to affect mankind. Relatively little is known about its nature and its origins, and available treatments are inadequate for most patients. As a result, there are inevitable controversies about what causes it, how to diagnose it, and how best to treat it.

However, in the past decade, there has been an explosion of new research 3/5(2). Family setting and the social ecology of schizophrenia Psych Quarterly 27 90 10 Dunham W. Community and schizophrenia Wayne State University Press Detroit 11 Astrup C.

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Hospital, Lyons, N. PROBLEM This study is an exploratory investigation of the manner in which psychiatric hospitalization is related to other psychological variables.

Community adjustment among older schizophrenics is a virtually unresearched area. This study addressed two questions related to this problem: Does the community adjustment of older schizophrenics differ from that of younger schizophrenics?, and Do "older" old schizophrenics differ from "younger" old schizophrenics?Cited by: 5.

2 SCHIZOPHRENIA 16 The disorder 16 Incidence and prevalence 22 Possible causes of schizophrenia 22 Assessment 23 Engagement, consent and therapeutic alliance 23 Language and stigma 25 Issues for families and carers 26 Treatment and management of schizophrenia in the NHS 27 The economic cost of schizophrenia   Reviewing the breadth of current knowledge on schizophrenia, this handbook provides clear, practical guidelines for effective assessment and treatment in diverse contexts.

Leading authorities have contributed 61 concise chapters on all aspects of the disorder and its clinical management. In lieu of exhaustive literature reviews, each chapter summarizes the state of the science; highlights key.

Schizophrenia and public health 3 Table 1. Diagnostic criteria for schizophrenia ICD DSM-IV A. Characteristic symptoms: Two or more of the following, each present for a significant portion of time during a 1-month period, or less if successfully treated: 1) File Size: KB.

Sample. The study was exploratory in nature with a single-group design and purposive sampling. Sample comprised of 45 offsprings of parents with diagnosis of schizophrenia according to ICD (FF),[] with illness duration of >2 offsprings who were >18 years, with 10 th standard education and who could speak and understand English or Kannada were included in the study.

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been utilized as potential indicators for social and community adjust­ ment. This investigation will explore the relationship between locus of control, level of premorbid adjustment and community and social adjustment among schizophrenics discharged from psychiatric hospitals to a rehabilitation aftercare program.

Definition of TermsAuthor: Marian L. Fitzgibbon. Schizophrenia: A Christian Perspective. Spirituality in Recovery. Introduction. For many people religion is one way that we understand the world and give meaning to our lives and certainly people with schizophrenia are no different.

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