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Assertive outreach

Abstract:

Assertive outreach has become established as a valuable form of care delivery for the severely mentally ill. Not only does it keep a focus on the most difficult to engage patients, but it has introduced greater clarity to the organization and evaluation of metal health teams. The model is described, together with its historical and international context, and a realistic assessment of model fidelity issues. Assertive outreach is a labour-intensive, 7-day-a-week service commitment, which aims t...

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Publisher copy:
10.1383/psyt.3.9.14.50256
Journal:
Psychiatry More from this journal
Volume:
3
Issue:
9
Pages:
14-17
Publication date:
2004-09-01
DOI:
ISSN:
1476-1793
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:176919
UUID:
uuid:ca8c27aa-3149-4a83-8185-1619e93a704e
Local pid:
pubs:176919
Source identifiers:
176919
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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