Psychiatric Social Work Intervention in Person with Schizophrenia Having Poor Social, Communication and Work Functioning

  • Pomi Mahanta M.Phil trainee, Department of Psychiatric Social Work, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Tezpur, India
  • Arif Ali Assistant Professor Department of Psychiatric Social Work, LGB Regional Institute of Mental Health, Tezpur, India

Abstract

The social functioning of a person living with schizophrenia is necessary to contribute a better life and to live effectively in the community. The present case study was planned to provide psychiatric social work intervention to enhance client social skills and overall quality of life. Further, the present case focuses on providing psychosocial intervention to help the family to understand the nature of the illness.


Keywords: Schizophrenia, Social skills, Psychiatric social work intervention

Published
Mar 1, 2018
How to Cite
MAHANTA, Pomi; ALI, Arif. Psychiatric Social Work Intervention in Person with Schizophrenia Having Poor Social, Communication and Work Functioning. Indian Journal of Psychiatric Social Work, [S.l.], p. 47-53, mar. 2018. ISSN 0302-1610. Available at: <http://pswjournal.org/index.php/ijpsw/article/view/46>. Date accessed: 21 sep. 2018. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.29120/IJPSW.2018.v9.i1.46.
Section
Case Reports