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Clubhouse model of psychiatric rehabilitation: How is recovery reflected in documentation?

Citation

Raeburn, T and Schmied, V and Hungerford, C and Cleary, M, Clubhouse model of psychiatric rehabilitation: How is recovery reflected in documentation?, International journal of mental health nursing, 23, (5) pp. 389-397. ISSN 1445-8330 (2014) [Refereed Article]

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Copyright 2014 Australian College of Mental Health Nurses Inc.

DOI: doi:10.1111/inm.12068

Abstract

Recovery-oriented models of psychiatric rehabilitation, such as the Clubhouse model, are an important addendum to the clinical treatment modalities that assist people with chronic and severe mental illness. Several studies have described the subjective experiences of personal recovery of individuals in the clubhouse context, but limited research has been undertaken on how clubhouses have operationalized recovery in practice. The research question addressed in this paper is: How are recovery-oriented practices reflected in the documentation of a clubhouse? The documents examined included representative samples of key documents produced or utilized by a clubhouse, including public health-promotion materials and policy and membership documents. Data were subjected to content analysis, supported by the Recovery Promotion Fidelity Scale. The recovery categories identified in the documents included collaboration (27.7%), acceptance and participation (25.3%), quality improvement (18.0%), consumer and staff development (14.5%), and self-determination (14.5%). These categories show how the clubhouse constructs and represents personal recovery through its documentation. The findings are important in light of the role that documentation can play in influencing communication, relationships, and behaviour within organizations. The findings can also be used to inform future research related to recovery-oriented practices in clubhouse settings.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Article
Keywords:recovery, mental health, psychosocial
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Public Health and Health Services
Research Field:Mental Health
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Public Health (excl. Specific Population Health)
Objective Field:Mental Health
Author:Cleary, M (Professor Michelle Cleary)
ID Code:108279
Year Published:2014
Web of Science® Times Cited:4
Deposited By:Health Sciences
Deposited On:2016-04-18
Last Modified:2016-08-08
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