Criminal history as a prognostic indicator in the treatment of homeless people with severe mental illness.

@article{McGuire2004CriminalHA,
  title={Criminal history as a prognostic indicator in the treatment of homeless people with severe mental illness.},
  author={James F. McGuire and Robert A. Rosenheck},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2004},
  volume={55 1},
  pages={42-8}
}
OBJECTIVE This study examined the clinical problems and treatment outcomes of homeless people with severe mental illness and a history of incarceration. METHODS Between May 1994 and June 1998, a total of 5,774 people entered assertive community treatment case management services in the Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports (ACCESS) demonstration program at 18 sites in nine states. This study used data from reassessments at 12 months after program entry. Analysis of… CONTINUE READING