Community Mental Health Journal

, Volume 31, Issue 4, pp 397–401 | Cite as

Creating work opportunities for people with severe mental illness (response to “the economic advancement of the mentally ill in the community”)

  • Robin E. Clark


Public Health Mental Illness Severe Mental Illness Work Opportunity Economic Advancement 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. Bartlett, W., Cable, J., Estrin, S., Jones, D.C., Smith, S.C. (1992). Labor-managed cooperatives and private firms in north central Italy: An empirical comparison.Industrial and Labor Relations Review, 46 (1), 103–118.Google Scholar
  2. Clark, R.E. & Bond, G.R. (in press). Costs and benefits of vocational programs for people with serious mental illness. In M. Moscarelli and N. Sartorius (Eds),The Economics of Schizophrenia. Sussex, England: John Wiley & Sons.Google Scholar
  3. Eikelmann, B. & Reker, T. (1993). A second labour market? Vocational rehabilitation and work integration of chronically mentally ill people in Germany.Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 88, 124–129.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. Fabian, E.S., Waterworth, A., Ripke, B. (1993). Reasonable accommodations for workers with serious mental illness: Type, frequency, and associated outcomes.Psychosocial Rehabilitation Journal, 17(2), 163–172.Google Scholar
  5. Johnson, W.G. & Lambrinos, J. (1985). Wage discrimination against handicapped men and women.Journal of Human Resources, 20(2), 264–277.Google Scholar
  6. Jones, D.C. & Svejnar, J. (1985). Participation, profit sharing, worker ownership and efficiency in Italian producer cooperatives.Economica, 52, 449–465.Google Scholar
  7. Savio, M. & Righetti, A. (1993). Cooperatives as a social enterprise in Italy: A place for social integration and rehabilitation.Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 88, 238–242.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. Sniffen, M.J. (1994). Disabilities Act Expands Jurisdiction: Small Firms Now Covered. Associated Press news release, July 27.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robin E. Clark
    • 1
  1. 1.Community and Family Medicine and Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School and Research AssociateNH-Dartmouth Psychiatric Research CenterHanover

Personalised recommendations