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Excerpts from : "interrupted lives"

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Author
Lancaster, Burt (narrator)
Boston University. Centre for Rehabilitation Research Training in Mental Health
Call Number
Video No. 18
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Excerpts from : "interrupted lives"
Author
Lancaster, Burt (narrator)
Boston University. Centre for Rehabilitation Research Training in Mental Health
Place
[Boston, MA]
Publisher
Centre for Rehabilitation Research Training in Mental Health, Boston University
Year Published
1983
Physical Description
1 videocassette (ca. 30 min.)
Subjects
Community Mental Health Services--Planning
Life Skills
Mentally Ill--Rehabilitation
Mentally Ill--Services for
Stigma
Support Groups
Notes
With user's guide by Linda Hillhouse Donelson (filed under accompanying material for Video No. 6)
Audience: Family groups, mental health professionals, policy makers
Summary: Dramatization of the live of long term mentally ill people as they attempt to function in their communities. Portrayed by a theatre group comprising people with mental illness, situations include: frustrations with jail and social security situations, hospital readmission, helping in a crises hostel, developing life skills, and dealing with stigma
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 18
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Author
Lancaster, Burt (narrator)
Boston University. Center for Rehabilitation Research and Training in Mental Health
Call Number
Video No. 6
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
We're on our way
Author
Lancaster, Burt (narrator)
Boston University. Center for Rehabilitation Research and Training in Mental Health
Place
Toluca Lake, CA
Publisher
The Eldan Co.
Year Published
1983
Physical Description
1 videocassette (30 min.)
Subjects
Life Skills
Mental Disorders
Mentally Ill--Rehabilitation
Support Groups
Notes
With user's guide by Linda Hillhouse Donelson
Audience: Mental health workers, policy makers, community agencies, family groups
Summary: Portrays the lives of people with long term mental illness. They have formed a theatre group to educate the public and to act as a support group. Situations enacted include: hospitalization, job searching, loneliness, housing, and stigma.The program challenges professionals and the mental health system to be more responsive to the needs of the seriously mentally ill in their own communities
Format
Video
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
Video No. 6
Less detail