1995 issue 3

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Volume 4, issue 3

Rehabilitacja w psychiatrii sądowej

Rehabilitation methods in psychiatric units for interned patients

ANDRZEJ AXER1, CLIFFORD JOHANNSEN1
1. Oregon State Hospital, Salem, USA
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 1995, 4, 283-288
Keywords: internment due to mental disorders, social skills training, psychiatric rehabilitation

Abstract

The authors describe rehabilitation methods used in their work with mentally disordered patients interned in one of US state mental hospitals (the Oregon State Hospital) for perpetration of acts forbidden by law. The rationale of social skills training modules is discussed and their effectiveness is evaluated. (Eds.)

Address for correspondence:
Dr Andrzej Axer,
Oregon State Hospital, 2600
Cellter Street NE,
Salem, OR 97310, USA.