FSA – Illness Management and Recovery 2022
|Program Description is taken from The First Step Act Approved Program Guide, 1/2022||Illness Management and Recovery (IMR) is a consumer-oriented psychological treatment protocol for individuals diagnosed with serious mental illness. It is composed of ten modules and can be completed through weekly sessions over the course of a year.
Topics include recovery strategies, practical facts about mental illness, the stress-vulnerability model, building social support, using medication effectively, reducing relapses, and coping with stress, problems, and symptoms. IMR is considered a front-line intervention for the treatment of serious mental illness.
|Hours||This program is typically completed in 60 hours.|
|Needs Addressed||Mental Health|
|Program Delivery||To ensure program fidelity and proper credit, Illness Management and Recovery must be delivered by Psychology Services staff.|
|Institution Locations||Available at all BOP institutions.|