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National Study of Day and Vocational Services for Adults with Disabilities in State Mental Health Agencies: Report of Data from FY 1993


Originally published: 1996

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Fifty state mental health agencies and the District of Columbia reported on total number served; data collection systems, types and levels of data collected, types of day and vocational services; referral sources and discharge placements and committment to expansion of integrated employment. The study indicates people with mental illness and DD are being served by MH agencies; state MR/DD agencies are the number one referral and discharge source. Research revealed limited focus by MH agencies on vocational outcomes.

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