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The first aim of this study is to test the effect of the case management on the evolution of therapeutic alliance in patients with first episode psychosis in comparison with traditional nursing. The second aim is to test the effect of case management on nurses' well-being in comparison with traditional nursing. The third objective aims to show if therapeutic alliance is associated with insight in patients and with clinical and demographic data.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
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University Hospital, Caen
Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-08-23T12:23:22-0400
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