Thinking About Work



Please note that the publications below may not be available via the open web. If you would like to read one of these articles, please contact your local library.

Bell, Morris D., Lysaker, Paul H., and Milstein, Robert M. Clinical Benefits of Paid Work Activity in Schizophrenia Schizophrenia Bulletin 22.1 (1996).

Bond, Gary, Resnick, Sandra, Drake, Robert, Xie, Haiyi, McHugo, Gregory. “Does Competitive Employment Improve Non-vocational Outcomes for People with Severe Mental Illness,” Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 69.3 (2001) 489-501.

Bush, PW ; Drake, R E ; Xie, H ; Mchugo, GJ ; Haslett, W., McFarlane, WR (2009). The long-term impact of employment on mental health service use and costs for persons with severe mental illness. Psychiatric Services. Washington, D.C. Vol.60(8), pp.1024-31.

Dunn, Erin, Wewiorski, Nancy, Rogers, Sally. “The Meaning and Importance of Employment to People in Recovery from Serious Mental Illness: Results of a Qualitative Study,” Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal 32.1 (2008) 59-62.

Goldenberg,H & Goldenberg, II. (2008) Family Therapy and Overview. ) 7th Edition. Cengage Learning, Belmont, CA. )

Harding CM, Strauss JS, Hafez H, Liberman PB (1988) Work and mental illness I. Toward an integration of the rehabilitation process. J Nerv Ment Dis 175:317-32

Hoffman, Holger, et al. Long Term Effectiveness of Supported Employment: 5-Year Follow Up of a Randomized Controlled Trial.. American Journal of Psychiatry: November 2014. 171.11. 1183-1190.

McCrory, D.J., Connolly, P.S., Hanson-Mayer, T.P. et al (1980) The Rehabilitation Crisis: The Impact of Growth. Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling 11: 138-139.

Miller, Leonard, et al. Modeling the MORS 6 Practice of Recovery at the Village. (March 23, 2009). Unpublished paper.

Mitchell, T. & Daniels, D (2003). “Motivation”. In Walter C. Borman, Daniel R. Ilgen, Richard J.Klimoski. Handbook of Psychology (volume 12). John Wiley & Sons, Inc. p. 229.

Mueser, K; Becker, D., Torrey, W., Xie, H, Bond, G, Drake, W., Dain, B (1997) Work and Nonvocational Domains of Functioning in Persons with Severe Mental Illness: A Longitudinal Analysis. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. Vol 165.

Mueser, K; Gingerich, S. (2006) Family Guide to Schizophrenia. Guildford Press. New York

Provencher, H.L, Gregg, R., Mead, S. and Mueser, K.T. et al (2002) The Role of Work in the Recovery of Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal. Vol.26(2),132-143.

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