SECTION .1200 - PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION FACILITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH SEVERE AND PERSISTENT MENTAL ILLNESS

 

10a NCAC 27g .1201       SCOPE

A psychosocial rehabilitation facility is a day/night facility which provides skill development activities, educational services, and pre‑vocational training and transitional and supported employment services to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness.  Services are designed primarily to serve individuals who have impaired role functioning that adversely affects at least two of the following:  employment, management of financial affairs, ability to procure needed public support services, appropriateness of social behavior, or activities of daily living.  Assistance is also provided to clients in organizing and developing their strengths and in establishing peer groups and community relationships.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑26; 143B‑147;

Eff. May 1, 1996.