Quality of life of mental health consumers in Hong Kong: Analysis of service perceptions

@article{Wu2006QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life of mental health consumers in Hong Kong: Analysis of service perceptions},
  author={Crystal F.M. Wu and Winnie W.S. Mak and Deborah L.Y. Wan},
  journal={Quality of Life Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={31-40}
}
Successful psychiatric rehabilitation entails fostering overall quality of life of individuals recovering from severe mental illnesses. Understanding how service-related perceptions may be related to quality of life can be useful in improving the effectiveness of community-based care. This study investigated the quality of life of mental health consumers using a service-oriented paradigm. 162 mental health consumers from community-based psychiatric rehabilitation centers were interviewed… CONTINUE READING

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