UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research



Document Type

PowerPoint Presentation

Medical Subject Headings

Parenting; Parents; Family Relations; Mental Disorders; Mentally Ill Persons


Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology


Summary: Family members are likely to have multiple and overlapping needs & roles – individuals with mental illness, carers & siblings. There are many opportunities & strategies for intervention. The best care requires the engagement of multiple stakeholders working in partnership.

Citation: Nicholson, J. (2010, May). Supporting parents: multi-needs and the need for multi-institutions coordination of supports. Presented as a keynote at the Conference on Ondersteuning Ouders met Psychiasche Problemen,The Hague, The Netherlands.