Long-term employment trajectories among participants with severe mental illness in supported employment.

@article{Becker2007LongtermET,
  title={Long-term employment trajectories among participants with severe mental illness in supported employment.},
  author={Deborah R. Becker and Rob Whitley and Edward L Bailey and Robert E. Drake},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2007},
  volume={58 7},
  pages={922-8}
}
OBJECTIVE The long-term trajectories of participants in supported employment have not been clear. This exploratory study presents eight- to 12-year employment trajectories among adults with psychiatric disabilities who participated in supported employment. METHODS We reinterviewed 38 of 78 participants (49%) with severe mental illness eight to 12 years after they enrolled in supported employment studies in a small urban mental health center in New England. Data were analyzed by using… CONTINUE READING