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Family Psychoeducation for Serious Mental Illness$
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Harriet P. Lefley

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780195340495

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340495.001.0001

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Diverse Diagnoses And Special Populations

Diverse Diagnoses And Special Populations

Family Psychoeducation for Serious Mental Illness

Harriet P. Lefley

Oxford University Press

This chapter presents FPE models and research findings for various conditions, beginning with mental illness and substance abuse. Mueser and Fox's Family Intervention for Dual Disorders (FIDD) includes both single and multi-family formats. Programs for obsessive-compulsive disorder, borderline personality disorder, easting disorders, and brain and spinal cord injury are presented. Family psychoeducation (FPE) for specialized groups or different family members include families of veterans, spouses, young parents with mental illness and their children, and elderly caregivers. Research findings on the concerns of older parents, and the role of siblings in subsequent caregiving, are presented and discussed.

Keywords:   dual diagnosis, mental illness, substance abuse, FIDD, borderline personality disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, spouses, mentally ill parents, elderly caregivers, Mueser and Fox

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