Work Performance of Schizophrenic Day Boarders in an Occupational Therapy Centre

@inproceedings{Gopinath1985WorkPO,
  title={Work Performance of Schizophrenic Day Boarders in an Occupational Therapy Centre},
  author={P S Gopinath and S. K. Chaturvedi and T. Murali and P. P. Saleem and Sanjeev Sarmukaddam and V. K. Radhakrishnan},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
  year={1985}
}
Performance of 129 schizophrenics attending the Occupational Therapy Ce'ntre at NIMHANS, Bangalore as day boarders has been assessed on a 5 point scale, and by Griffiths Work behaviour assessment scale and correlated with various demographic and clinical characteristics.Those unemployed earlier had significantly (P < .005) poorer work performance. Poor social support (P < .05) and presence of residual symptoms (P < .001) were also significantly related to poor work performance. Other… CONTINUE READING

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