Goal attainment scaling: A general method for evaluating comprehensive community mental health programs


A mental health enterprise may be described by either (a) rather general philosophical total mental health goals, or (b) highly diverse and individualized patient-therapist goals. Goals a. have not provided a workable framework for program evaluation. This paper proposes that evaluation be done in the framework of goals b. by setting up, before treatment, a… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01530764