73 results found for: subject:"Deinstitutionalization"

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1980 Oct. 15

Globe Newspaper Co.

Article titled A catalyst for mental health

The article discusses the recent deaths linked to the use of restraints and seclusion at the state's mental health institution. They mention the aim for a stronger commitment to the humane program of deinstitutionalization.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1979 July 31

Biklen, Douglas

Letter from Douglas Biklen to Judi Chamberlin

Biklen provides context on the backlash that was happening against the deinstitutionalization in the U. s. District Court for the Middle Distric of Albama. In response to the backlash against the progressive deinstitutionalization movement, Biklen requests that Chamberlin signs The Community Imperative. He notes that her signature would only be to support The Community Imperative and not the entire po... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1981

Curtis, W. Robert, 1943-

Institutional care revisited

Boston (Mass.) - Discussing deinstitutionalization and how costly it is, its rejection by the public, the division of mental health services into public and private sectors, alternatives designed by professional organizations. The article asks whether or not deinstitutionalization can be considered successful, and whether the movement will be abandoned or pushed to an end in which institutions are closed and human ser... more

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (U.S.)

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives Goals and Programs

Washington (D.C.) - Contains background and current project information on the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives, including juvenile justice and working against unnecessary institutionalization.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (U.S.)

National Center on Institutions and Alternatives Goals and Programs

Washington (D.C.) - Contains background, current project, and future project information on the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives, including juvenile justice and working against unnecessary institutionalization.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980

National Association of Counties. Research Division

Coordination of services

Washington (D.C.) - Factsheet concerning the establishment of a cohesive support system for developmentally disabled citizens. Emphasizing the importance of collaboration between agencies and community members. Identifying issue such as funding streams and changes in professional roles.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980

National Association of Counties. Research Division

Coordination of services

Washington (D.C.) - Factsheet concerning the establishment of a cohesive support system for developmentally disabled citizens. Emphasizing the importance of collaboration between agencies and community members. Identifying issue such as funding streams and changes in professional roles.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1980

National Association of Counties. Research Division

The continuum of community services: overview

Washington (D.C.) - Factsheet providing a broad overview of the developmental disabilities program including its history, purpose and scope. Defining terms and classifications. Outlining the basic elements of the larger community service system and possible roles for county involvement.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1979 Mar. 18

Kenney, Michael, 1935-

Northampton accepts deinstitutionalized as a fact of life

The article from the Boston Globe covers how the process of deinstitutionalizing from Northampton State Hospital is effecting the community and the ex-patients.

Judi Chamberlin Papers

1978 Oct. 24

Bruzelius, Nils J

State, court seek decree to vacate Northampton Hospital

The article from the Boston Globe covers how with the encouragement of a federal judge, the Dukakis administration will try to agree on and sign within 30 days a consent decree to commit the state to virtually emptying the Northampton State Hospital in three years.

Judi Chamberlin Papers