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Therapeutic recreation for people with a mental illness is beneficial

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Abstract


  • The positive benefit of therapeutic recreation for people living with mental illness has been identified in a recent BN Honours research study. The study findings concluded the supportive and encouraging milieu provided a therapeutic environment conducive to the principles of a strength based mental health recovery.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Picton, C., Moxham, L. & Patterson, C. (2016). Therapeutic recreation for people with a mental illness is beneficial. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, 23 (10), 39-39.

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4886&context=smhpapers

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  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3863

Number Of Pages


  • 0

Start Page


  • 39

End Page


  • 39

Volume


  • 23

Issue


  • 10

Place Of Publication


  • https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=064841184204133;res=IELHEA

Abstract


  • The positive benefit of therapeutic recreation for people living with mental illness has been identified in a recent BN Honours research study. The study findings concluded the supportive and encouraging milieu provided a therapeutic environment conducive to the principles of a strength based mental health recovery.

Publication Date


  • 2016

Citation


  • Picton, C., Moxham, L. & Patterson, C. (2016). Therapeutic recreation for people with a mental illness is beneficial. Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal, 23 (10), 39-39.

Ro Full-text Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=4886&context=smhpapers

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/3863

Number Of Pages


  • 0

Start Page


  • 39

End Page


  • 39

Volume


  • 23

Issue


  • 10

Place Of Publication


  • https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=064841184204133;res=IELHEA