Flashcards in Treatment Settings and Therapeutic Programs Deck (24)
Inpatient Hospital treatment calls for?
rapid assessment, stabilization of symptoms, discharge planning
Why is a person hospitalized?
they are a threat to themselves, others, or are nonfunctioning
When does the discharge process start?
When are partial hospitalization programs considered successful?
When patients understand why they are taking their medications and are compliant
residents make transition from group home to residences where they fulfill own responsibilities and function without onsite supervision
True or False: Board and care homes are an example of a partial hospitalization program
Board and care homes are an example of a residential treatment setting
Services to promote recovery process: AA/NA
Emphasis on recovery, going beyond symptom control and medication management; includes personal growth
What are the Clubhouse Model's 4 guaranteed rights of members?
A place to come to
A place to return to
The mentally ill can and will achieve normal life goals when given the opportunity, time, support, and fellowship
What does the Clubhouse model consider as a key to successful treatment?
Focuses on health not illness
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
Direct provision of service rather than referral
Services intense; not time constraints
True or False: In the clubhouse model the relationship between clients is most important.
Physician-client relationship is most important
People who are homeless and mentally ill are
spending more time in jail
spending more time in shelters
having less family contact
facing greater barriers to employment
Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness
Federal gov program that funds community-based outreach, mental health, substance abuse, case management, and other support services
ACCESS Demonstration Projects
service provided to see what was needed to enhance the quality of life for those mentally ill and homeless
What are some barriers that prevent the mentally ill from returning to the community?
Victimization, rape, trauma
What is a major problem for soldiers and veterans?
PTSD increases the risk of
Marital and family dysfunction
Why are many people with PTSD not diagnosed?
Reluctant to seek treatment
Treatment may not be readily available
Sexual traumas widespread for both males and females
Psychiatric social worker
Vocational Rehab Specialist
stress management education
early identification of mental health problems