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The SESAMI evaluation of employment support in the UK: Background and baseline data
Aims: This study evaluates real world employment support for people with severe mental health problems in the UK. Given a policy context which promotes social inclusion and welfare to work, we wanted to find out about ...
SESAMI* study of employment support for people with severe mental health problems: 12-month outcomes
In the context of UK policy to promote employment for people with disability as a means to greater social inclusion, this study investigated how people with severe mental health problems fare in existing supported employment ...
Impact of supported employment on service costs and income of people with mental health needs
Background: A 12-month study of UK supported employment providers found that 77 (54.6%) of the participants in the study remained unemployed, 32 (22.7%) got jobs and 32 (22.7%) retained the jobs they held at the outset. ...
Community work - A cure for stigma and social exclusion?
It is possible to tackle exclusion by altering the nature of transactions between individuals and groups, including mental health services. One way to do this is to cultivate ‘social capital’ or interdependence between ...
Assertive outreach team and caseload survey
The UK Department of Health requires the provision of Assertive Outreach (AO) for adults with severe mental health problems, high use of hospital, difficulty maintaining contact with services and complex or multiple needs ...
Individual social capital and psychosis: secondary analysis of AESOP data for Nottingham
Social capital is a complex and multidimensional construct, which has been used widely in the social sciences, and which focuses attention on non-monetary resources and relationships. The aim of this analysis study was to ...