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Outreach to African American and Hispanic Families:  A Manual for NAMI Affiliates  (J. Cook & J. Knox)
Item Number:  MAN-004 Unit Price: $19.85

This manual was created to assist affiliates of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) in outreaching African American and Hispanic/Latino consumers and families.  Chapters cover the needs for minority outreach, techniques for enhancing cultural sensitivity and cultural competence, steps to take in formulating an outreach program, four basic outreach strategies, evaluation of outreach efforts, and ways to disseminate successful projects.

What Happened to Ricardo?/¿Que Le Paso A Ricardo? (J. Silva, M. Lara, L. Hall, O. Resto, & C. Creamer)
Unit Price: $2.00 when ordering 1-25 units  (Item Number:  OTH-002)
Special offer:    50 units at $20.00  (Item number:  OTH-003)
Special offer:    75 units at $25.00  (Item number:  OTH-004)
Special offer:  100 units at $30.00  (Item number:  OTH-005)
Special offer:  175 units at $40.00  (Item number:  OTH-006)
Special offer:  350 units at $50.00  (Item number:  OTH-007)

This photonovella, or picturebook, tells the story, in English and Spanish, of  one family's attempts to cope with the onset of schizophrenia in their young adult son.  Designed especially for Spanish-speaking audiences, it also is appealing to youth and adults from any culture.  In addition to providing facts about psychiatric disability and treatments, the photonovella includes support resources for families of those with psychiatric disabilities. 

Strengthening Skills for Success:  A Manual to Help Parents Support Their Psychiatrically Disabled Youth's Community Employment (J. Cook, J. Jonikas, & M. Solomon)
Item Number:  MAN-006 Unit Price: $6.50

This manual offers concrete suggestions for parents who want to support and be better informed about their youth's vocational aspirations.  Useful for parents, educators, rehabilitation counselors, and mental health professionals.

Cohler, B., Pickett, S.A., & Cook, J.A.  (1991).  The Psychiatric Patient Grows Older:  Issues in Family Care, in E. Light and B. Lebowitz (Eds.), The Elderly with Chronic Mental Illness, (pp. 82-110), New York: Springer Press.
Item Number:  ART-002 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A.  (1988).  Who "Mothers" the Chronically Mentally Ill?, Family Relations, 37(1), 42-49.
Item Number:  ART-008 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A. & Cohler, B.  (1986).  Reciprocal Socialization and the Care of Offspring with Cancer and with Schizophrenia, Lifespan Developmental Psychology, 9, 223-243.
Item Number:  ART-009 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A., Cohler, B.J., Pickett, S.A., & Beeler, J.A.  (1997).  Life-course and Severe Mental Illness: Implications for Caregiving within the Family of Later Life, Family Relations, 46(4), 427-436.
Item Number: ART-009a Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A., Heller, T., & Pickett-Schenk, S.  (1999). The Effect of Support Group Participation on Caregiver Burden among Parents of Adult Offspring with Severe Mental Illness.  Family Relations, 48(4), 405-410.
Item Number:  ART-066 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A., Hoffschmidt, S., Cohler, B.J., & Pickett, S.A.  (1992). Marital Satisfaction among Parents of the Severely Mentally Ill Living in the Community, American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 62(4), 552-563.
Item Number:  ART-012 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A. & Knox, J.  (1993). NAMI Outreach Strategies to African American and Hispanic Families: Results of a National Telephone Survey, Innovations and Research, 2(3), 35-42.
Item Number:  ART-017 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A., Lefley, H.P., Pickett, S.A., & Cohler, B.J.  (1994). Age and Family Burden among Parents of Offspring with Severe Mental Illness, American Journal of+ Orthopsychiatry, 64(3), 435-447.
Item Number:  ART-018 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A., Pickett, S.A., & Cohler, B.J.  (1997).  Families of Adults with Severe Mental Illness -The Next Generation of Research: Introduction, American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 67, 172-176.
Item Number: ART-018a Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A. & Pickett, S.A.  (1988). Feelings of Burden and Criticalness Among Parents Residing with Chronically Mentally Ill Offspring, Journal of Applied Social Sciences, 12(1), 79-107.
Item Number:  ART-021 Unit Price: $2.75

Cook, J.A. & Steigman, P.  (2000).  Experiences of Parents with Mental Illnesses and Their Service Needs, The Journal of NAMI California, 11(2), 21-23.
Item Number: ART-070 Unit Price: $2.75

Heller, T., Roccoforte, J.A., Hsieh, K., Cook, J.A., & Pickett, S.A.  (1997).  Benefits of Support Groups for Families of Adults with Severe Mental Illness, American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 67, 187-198.
Item Number: ART-039a Unit Price: $2.75

Heller, T., Roccoforte, J.A., & Cook, J.A.  (1997).  Predictors of Support Group Participation Among Families of Persons with Mental Illness, Family Relations, 46(4), 437-442.
Item Number:  ART-039b Unit Price: $2.75

Marsh, D.T., Pickett-Schenk, S.A., Cook, J.A. (2000).  Families and Mental Illness, The Journal of NAMI California, 11(2), 5-7.
Item Number: ART-082 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett-Schenk, S.A.  (In Press).  Church-Based Support Groups for African American Families Coping with Mental Illness: Outreach and Outcomes. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal.
Item Number: ART-079 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett-Schenk, S.A. (In press). Family Education and Support: Just for Women Only?  Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal.
Item Number: ART-090 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett-Schenk, S.A.  (2000).  Families of Homeless Persons with Mental Illness, The Journal of NAMI California, 11(2), 77-78.
Item Number: ART-081 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Cook, J.A., & Cohler, B.J.  (1994). Caregiving Burden  Experienced by Parents of Offspring with Severe Mental Illness:  The Impact of Off-Timedness, The Journal of Applied Social Sciences, 18(2), 199-207.
Item Number:  ART-044 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Cook, J.A., & Heller, T.  (1998). Support Group Satisfaction: A Comparison of Minority and White Families, New Directions for Mental Health Services, 77, 63-73.
Item Number: ART-059 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett-Schenk, S.A., Cook, J.A., & Laris, A.  (2000). Journey of Hope Program Outcomes.  Community Mental Health Journal, 36(4), 413-424.
Item Number: ART-065 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Cook, J.A., & Laris, A.  (1997).  The Journey of Hope: An Evaluation of the National Journey of Hope Family Education and Support Program. Chicago, Illinois: The University of Illinois at Chicago National Research and Training Center on Psychiatric Disability.
Item Number: ART-044a Unit Price: $12.00

Pickett, S.A., Cook, J.A., Solomon, M.L., & Cohler, B.J.  (1997).  Positive Parent-Adult Child Relationships: The Impact of Severe Mental Illness and Caregiving Burden, American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 67, 220-230.
Item Number: ART-044b Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Cook, J.A., & Solomon, M.L.  (1995).  Dealing with Daughters'  Difficulties:  Caregiving Burdens Faced by Parents of Female Offspring with Severe Mental Illness.  In J.R. Greenley (Ed.), Research in Community Mental Health (Vol. 8, pp. 125-153).  Greenwich, Connecticut:  JAI Press.
Item Number:  ART-045 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Heller, T., & Cook, J.A.  (1998). Professional-Led Versus Family-Led Support Groups: Exploring the Differences.  Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 25(4), 437-445.
Item Number: ART-064 Unit Price: $2.75

Pickett, S.A., Vraniak, D.A., Cook, J.A., & Cohler, B.J.  (1993). Strength in Adversity: Blacks Bear Burden Better than Whites, Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 24(4), 460-467.
Item Number:  ART-047 Unit Price: $2.75

 

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