Only Making Things Worse: A Qualitative Study of the Impact of Wrongly Removing Disability Benefits from People with Mental Illness

@article{Shefer2016OnlyMT,
  title={Only Making Things Worse: A Qualitative Study of the Impact of Wrongly Removing Disability Benefits from People with Mental Illness},
  author={G. Shefer and C. Henderson and Mary Frost-Gaskin and Richard Pacitti},
  journal={Community Mental Health Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={52},
  pages={834 - 841}
}
Many countries belonging to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) have seen a considerable increase in the number of disability benefits recipients (DBRs), in addition to an increase in the proportion of people with mental illness. As in other countries, changes to the welfare benefits system in England were made in order to reduce the number of DBRs. Many people lost their benefit payments, although a considerable number had them reinstated after appeal. Our aim was… Expand
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