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Rev Med Suisse. 2008 Sep 17;4(171):1960-2, 1964-6, 1968-9.

[Psychiatric mobile teams for the three ages of live: the Lausanne experience].

[Article in French]

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Service de psychiatrie communautaire, D├ępartement de psychiatrie, CHUV, Lausanne. charles.bonsack@chuv.ch

Abstract

Mobile teams have been developed for the three ages to meet the needs of people who should receive--but do not access to--a psychiatric assessment or to specialized care. To achieve this goal, the teams built a strong partnership within the social network, both with relatives and professionals involved. The general principles of intervention are similar between the ages: a focused target population, assertive outreach which benefits also relatives and carers, multidisciplinary teams with a limited caseload to ensure availability. The specificities of each age will be analyzed.

PMID:
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