UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry, Center for Mental Health Services Research

Date

7-30-2001

Document Type

Other

Medical Subject Headings

Family Relations; Mental Disorders; Mentally Ill Persons; Child of Impaired Parents

Disciplines

Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

This report discusses the outcomes of a study that investigated the impact of parents who have mental illness on children and families. The report discusses the scope of the issue and the experiences of parents with mental illness, federal and State policies impacting policies and practices relating to parents with mental illness, current programs for parents with mental illness and their families, and recommended steps for improving and expanding services.

Prepared for the Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Rockville, MD.

Comments

Citation: Nicholson, J., Biebel, K., Hinden, B., Henry, A. & Stier, L. (2001) Critical issues for parents with mental illness and their families. Rockville, MD: Center for Mental Health Services/Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

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