Ecological Factors Impacting Provider Attitudes Towards Human Service Delivery Reform
作者: Pennie G. Foster-FishmanDeborah A. SalemNicole E. AllenKyle Fahrbach
作者单位: 1Michigan State University
刊名: American Journal of Community Psychology, 1999, Vol.27 (6), pp.785-816
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1023/A:1022210609145
关键词: human service delivery reforminteragency collaborationstrengths-based servicesservice coordinationattitude changeinteragency teamsecological perspectivesystems change
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Although reform efforts are substantially altering the structural operations and guiding ideological framework of the human service delivery system, little empirical work has been done to systematically examine these transformations. This study examines providers' attitudes regarding two reform elements that are being widely implemented: an increased emphasis on inter-agency collaboration and a shift from a medical model service delivery philosophy, that focuses on client deficits, to one that emphasizes consumer strengths. Through survey data collected from 186 providers from 32 human service agencies in one county, the relationship between providers' perceptions of contextual support for human service delivery reform and providers' attitudes towards these initiatives is...
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