MIRECC / CoE
MIRECC/CoE VA Advanced Fellowship in Mental Illness Research and Treatment
MIRECC/CoE Educational Products
MIRECC Educational Products
MAPS: A Guide to Managing Adult Psychiatric Symptoms for Family Members and Friends
Name: MAPS: A Guide to Managing Adult Psychiatric Symptoms for Family Members and Friends
Description: This caregiver support packet is designed to by provided to family members of Veterans who are diagnosed with a mental illness, especially family members who cannot attend support/psychoeducational groups at the VA. Content information describes various mental illnesses and addresses caregiver stress. The packet is provided as a PDF file so that selected pages or the entire product may be printed as needed. Developed by Kristen H. Sorocco, Ph.D.; Thomas Teasdale, Dr.PH; and Michelle Sherman, Ph.D.; Oklahoma City VA Medical Center.
VISN 16: South Central VA MIRECC
Contact to order product: South Central MIRECC Education Core
Product URL: https://www.mirecc.va.gov/visn16/docs/MAPS_FINAL10-14-09.pdf
NOTE: If you want the product and it is DVD or CD then please e-mail or call the contact above to arrange delivery by US mail.
- MH Clinicians
Link to Uniform MH Services/Keywords:
- Seriously Mentally Ill
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