Enhancing employment services for people with severe mental illness: the challenge of the Australian service environment.

@article{King2006EnhancingES,
  title={Enhancing employment services for people with severe mental illness: the challenge of the Australian service environment.},
  author={Robert King and Geoffrey R Waghorn and Chris M. Lloyd and Pat McLeod and Terene McMah and Cliff Leong},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2006},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={471-7}
}
OBJECTIVES Comparatively few people with severe mental illness are employed despite evidence that many people within this group wish to obtain, can obtain and sustain employment, and that employment can contribute to recovery. This investigation aimed to: (i) describe the current policy and service environment within which people with severe mental illness receive employment services; (ii) identify evidence-based practices that improve employment outcomes for people with severe mental illness… CONTINUE READING