Living in supportive housing for people with serious mental illness: a paradoxical everyday life.

@article{BengtssonTops2014LivingIS,
  title={Living in supportive housing for people with serious mental illness: a paradoxical everyday life.},
  author={Anita Bengtsson-Tops and Ulf Ericsson and Kent Ehliasson},
  journal={International journal of mental health nursing},
  year={2014},
  volume={23 5},
  pages={409-18}
}
Since the closure of large psychiatric institutions, various types of community-based supportive housing for people with serious mental illness (SMI) have been developed. There is currently limited knowledge about users' experiences of living in supportive housing. The aim of the present study was to describe user experiences of living in supportive housing for people with SMI. Twenty-nine people living in such facilities participated in open, qualitative interviews. Data were subjected to… CONTINUE READING
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