Department of Psychiatry
Medical Subject Headings
Family Relations; Mental Disorders; Mentally Ill Persons; Child of Impaired Parents; Parenting; Parents
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology
Citation: Biebel, K. & Woolsey, K. (2008). Creating the organizational capacity to serve families with parental mental illness: The implementation of Family Options. Annual Proceedings, A System of Care for Children’s Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base, 21th Annual Research Conference for Children’s Mental Health.
Summary: The purpose of this presentation is to present preliminary findings describing the organizational context of a traditionally adult-serving community mental health program, Employment Options, Inc., as they implement a family-centered, strengths-based intervention for families living with parental mental illness.