Skip Navigation
Login or register
A decade of research and services for homeless mentally ill persons. Where do we stand?
No Recommendations Yet Click here to recommend.
Add Comment
Subscribe
Share This
Print
No Recommendations Yet Click here to recommend.
During the past decade, understanding of people who are homeless and have severe mental illness has increased due to researchers who have documented the range of needs and devised new methods for understanding this population. Clinicians have developed an understanding of how difficult and complex effectively treating this population can be, and policymakers have become increasingly aware of the barriers to developing services and housing. This article addresses the progress-to-date in research, the evolution of new service approaches, and the development of Federal, State, and local policies to meet the assessment needs of people who are homeless and mentally ill. Many challenges still remain and they are also considered in this article.
Journal
1991
American Psychologist
46
11
1129-1138
Related Items
RSS Feed
About Us  -  Contact Us
Home  -  Training  -  Homelessness Resource Center Library  -  Facts  -  Topics  -  Partners  -  Events  -  PATH  -  SSH
Advanced Search
Acknowledgements -  Help -  Accessibility -  SAMHSA Privacy Policy -  Plain Language -  Disclaimer -  SAMHSA Web Site
Download PDF Reader
A program of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services