A Modified Exerimental Social Innovation and Dissemination (esid) Approach To Studying Mental Illness and Homelessness
This article describes fifteen years of research on homelessness using a modified Experimental Social Innovation and Dissemination (ESID) approach. The author summarizes the results of several needs assessment studies; describes the development and evolution of alternative treatment models to assist homeless individuals with severe mental illness; summarizes results of three outcome evaluation studies; and discusses issues of treatment implementation, treatment diffusion, and dissemination. (Author)
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American Journal of Community Psychology 32(3-4): 319-331, 2003.