Person-Centered Recovery Planner for Adults with Serious Mental Illness

Person-Centered Recovery Planner for Adults with Serious Mental Illness

By: Catherine N. Dulmus (author), Bruce C. Nisbet (author)Paperback

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Recent national and international mental health policy has embraced service delivery models that incorporate person-centered and recovery-oriented approaches when working with persons with serious and persistent mental illness. This timely resource guides readers through the process of creating person-centered recovery plans practitioners and clients can use together to facilitate the recovery process. Filled with step-by-step guidance, the book includes sample recovery plans, goals, and objectives that can be tailored to individual consumer needs.

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About Author

CATHERINE N. DULMUS, PhD, LCSW, is Professor, Associate Dean for Research, and Director of the Buffalo Center for Social Research in the School of Social Work at the University at Buffalo, SUNY, and Research Director at Hillside Family of Agencies in Rochester, New York. BRUCE C. NISBET, MSW, is President and Chief Executive Officer of Spectrum Human Services located in Buffalo, New York, where he is responsible for providing strategic leadership for this comprehensive multi-county behavioral health agency. Spectrum has provided person-centered recovery-oriented case management services to several thousand individuals with serious mental illness over the last twenty years. He is also President of Health Home Partners of WNY, LLC, one of New York State's first Affordable Care Act health homes serving individuals with serious mental illness and/or other chronic health conditions.


Preface ix Part I: Introduction 1 Chapter 1 Person-Centered Practice and Recovery Principles 3 Chapter 2 Person-Centered Assessment and Individual Service Planning for Recovery 11 Part II: Recovery Goals 33 Chapter 3 Mental Health and Co-Occurring Substance Abuse Supports 35 Chapter 4 Housing 45 Chapter 5 Education 51 Chapter 6 Legal 57 Chapter 7 Employment 65 Chapter 8 Financial Stability 71 Chapter 9 Self-Advocacy 79 Chapter 10 Family Relationships 87 Chapter 11 Health and Wellness 95 Chapter 12 Community Involvement 103 Chapter 13 Stress Management 111 Chapter 14 Relapse Prevention 119 Chapter 15 Personal Crisis Planning 127 Chapter 16 Transportation 135 Chapter 17 Social Relationships 143 Chapter 18 Meaningful Activities 149 Chapter 19 Life Skills 155 Appendix: Blank Individual Service Plan Forms 163 About the Authors 177 About the CD-ROM 179

Product Details

  • publication date: 26/07/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781118464359
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9781118464359
  • weight: 480
  • ISBN10: 1118464354

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