Growing older: the lived experience of older persons with serious mental illness.

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The purpose of this qualitative paper is to describe, from the consumers' perspective, the complex factors involved as persons with serious mental illness grow older in the community. The results consisted of seven major themes subsumed under three categories. The first category, across the lifespan, included three themes: (a) older but wiser, (b) one day… (More)

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@article{Tryssenaar2003GrowingOT, title={Growing older: the lived experience of older persons with serious mental illness.}, author={Joyce Tryssenaar and Aurora Chui and Laura E. Finch}, journal={Canadian journal of community mental health = Revue canadienne de sante mentale communautaire}, year={2003}, volume={22 1}, pages={21-36} }