Risk factors for long-term homelessness: findings from a longitudinal study of first-time homeless single adults.

@article{Caton2005RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for long-term homelessness: findings from a longitudinal study of first-time homeless single adults.},
  author={Carol L. M. Caton and Boanerges Dominguez and Bella M Schanzer and Deborah S Hasin and Patrick E Shrout and Alan D Felix and Hunter L. McQuistion and Lewis A. Opler and Eustace Hsu},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2005},
  volume={95 10},
  pages={1753-9}
}
OBJECTIVES We examined risk factors for long-term homelessness among newly homeless men and women who were admitted to New York City shelters in 2001 and 2002. METHODS Interviews were conducted with 377 study participants upon entry into the shelter and at 6-month intervals for 18 months. Standardized assessments of psychiatric diagnosis, symptoms, and… CONTINUE READING