What Is Case Management?

Mary E. Evans and Mary I. Armstrong

in Community Treatment for Youth

Published in print February 2002 | ISBN: 9780195134575
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199864065 | DOI:

Series: Innovations in Practice and Service Delivery with Vulnerable Populations

What Is Case Management?

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This chapter begins with a brief discussion of the definitions of case management. It then discusses the core functions of case management, the process of case management, its history and development, the theory of change in case management, and the establishment and maintenance of a case management program. An example of a case management intervention is presented.

Keywords: core functions; theory of change; case management program; intervention

Chapter.  11326 words.  Illustrated.

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