Journal article

Predictors of Vocational Recovery Among Young People With First-Episode Psychosis: Findings From a Randomized Controlled Trial

Gennady N Baksheev, Kelly Allott, Henry J Jackson, Patrick D McGorry, Eoin Killackey

PSYCHIATRIC REHABILITATION JOURNAL | AMER PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOC | Published : 2012

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: The current study sought to examine demographic and clinical predictors of vocational recovery among young people with first-episode psychosis who participated in a randomized controlled trial (RCT) investigating the effectiveness of the supported employment model among this population. METHOD: Our original RCT compared Individual Placement and Support + treatment as usual (n = 20) with treatment as usual alone (n = 21) (Killackey, Jackson, & McGorry, 2008). A series of logistic regression analyses were conducted to assess the predictive power of demographic and clinical factors on the vocational recovery of young people with first-episode psychosis. RESULTS: Vocational recovery (..

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