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Group psychotherapy on state hospital admission wards.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7890449     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Group psychotherapy with chronically mentally ill patients on psychiatric admission units can be a complex and challenging endeavor. Besides a varied and unmotivated population, numerous other factors that are specific to the admission units of state-supported mental hospitals impinge on the therapeutic process. These factors need to be taken into consideration in conducting group psychotherapy. The current article delineates some of the problems that can affect group therapy in state-supported psychiatric facilities, and some of the techniques that the authors found efficacious in conducting group psychotherapy are discussed.
Authors:
B Geczy; J Sultenfuss
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of group psychotherapy     Volume:  45     ISSN:  0020-7284     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Group Psychother     Publication Date:  1995 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1995-04-19     Completed Date:  1995-04-19     Revised Date:  2010-12-10    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0374720     Medline TA:  Int J Group Psychother     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1-15     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Oklahoma VA Medical Center.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Chronic Disease
Group Processes
Hospitals, Psychiatric*
Hospitals, State*
Humans
Mental Disorders / psychology,  therapy*
Psychotherapy, Group / methods*
Social Support

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