Personality and recovery: integrating personality assessment data to facilitate the recovery process.

@article{Donat2001PersonalityAR,
  title={Personality and recovery: integrating personality assessment data to facilitate the recovery process.},
  author={Dennis C Donat},
  journal={Psychiatric rehabilitation journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={24 4},
  pages={325-34}
}
The relatively enduring and persistent nature of personality traits means that they will likely continue to impact the course of psychiatric recovery after Axis I symptoms are stabilized. These traits can significantly impact the choices that recovering persons make and the quality of interpersonal relationships with care providers who are trying to facilitate the recovery process. Despite this, they are often inadequately assessed and considered in providing psychiatric care. This manuscript… CONTINUE READING