Effectiveness of Housing First with Intensive Case Management in an Ethnically Diverse Sample of Homeless Adults with Mental Illness: A Randomized Controlled Trial

@inproceedings{Stergiopoulos2015EffectivenessOH,
  title={Effectiveness of Housing First with Intensive Case Management in an Ethnically Diverse Sample of Homeless Adults with Mental Illness: A Randomized Controlled Trial},
  author={Vicky Stergiopoulos and Agnes Gozdzik and Vachan Misir and Anna Skosireva and Jo Connelly and Aseefa Sarang and Adam Whisler and Stephen W. Hwang and Patricia O’Campo and Kwame McKenzie and Branko Aleksic},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2015}
}
UNLABELLED Housing First (HF) is being widely disseminated in efforts to end homelessness among homeless adults with psychiatric disabilities. This study evaluates the effectiveness of HF with Intensive Case Management (ICM) among ethnically diverse homeless adults in an urban setting. 378 participants were randomized to HF with ICM or treatment-as-usual (TAU) in Toronto (Canada), and followed for 24 months. Measures of effectiveness included housing stability, physical (EQ5D-VAS) and mental… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 14 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS
8 Citations
65 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-8 of 8 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 65 references

From streets to homes: An innovative approach to supported housing for homeless adults with psychiatric disabilities

  • S. Tsemberis
  • Journal of Community Psychology
  • 1999
Highly Influential
17 Excerpts

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…