Record:   Prev Next
Author Lefley, Harriet P
Title Family caregiving in mental illness / Harriet P. Lefley
Imprint Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, c1996
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  RC439.5 L44 1996    AVAILABLE    30560400289051
 Ethnology Library  RC439.5 L44 1996    AVAILABLE    30520020538212
Descript x, 261 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Series Family caregiver applications series ; v. 7
Note "Published in cooperation with the Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Case Western Reserve University."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-238) and index
Mental illness and caregiving needs : an introduction. -- Historical overview of family caregiving. -- Defining mental illness : historical and cultural influences -- Conceptual models of mental illness -- Research on family theories -- Caregiver stress : dimensions of family burden -- Caregiving during the family life cycle. I. The life cycle of the person with mental illness -- Caregiving during the family life cycle. II. The life cycle of the caregivers -- Families' coping strategies -- Services for families -- Cross-cultural issues in family caregiving -- The impact of advocacy movements on caregivers. -- Patients' rights versus treatment needs : the family dilemma. -- Social change, mental health policy, and future directions
Subject Mentally ill -- Home care
Mentally ill -- Family relationships
Mentally ill -- Home care -- Social aspects
Alt Author Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences (Case Western Reserve University)
Record:   Prev Next