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Critical Issues for Parents with Mental Illness and their Families
Psychiatry Publications and Presentations
  • Joanne Nicholson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Kathleen Biebel, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Beth R. Hinden, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Alexis D. Henry, University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Lawrence Stier, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research
Date
7-30-2001
Document Type
Other
Medical Subject Headings
Family Relations; Mental Disorders; Mentally Ill Persons; Child of Impaired Parents
Abstract
This report discusses the outcomes of a study that investigated the impact of parents who have mental illness on children and families. The report discusses the scope of the issue and the experiences of parents with mental illness, federal and State policies impacting policies and practices relating to parents with mental illness, current programs for parents with mental illness and their families, and recommended steps for improving and expanding services. Prepared for the Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD.
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Citation: Nicholson, J., Biebel, K., Hinden, B., Henry, A. & Stier, L. (2001) Critical issues for parents with mental illness and their families. Rockville, MD: Center for Mental Health Services/Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

Citation Information
Joanne Nicholson, Kathleen Biebel, Beth R. Hinden, Alexis D. Henry, et al.. "Critical Issues for Parents with Mental Illness and their Families" (2001)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/joanne_nicholson1/59/