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The restoration of former rights, authority, or abilities.

The process of rehabilitating a witness involves restoring the credibility of the witness following Impeachment by the opposing party. Rehabilitating a prisoner refers to preparing him or her for a productive life upon release from prison.


noun adjustment, alteration, development, improvement, instauration, readjustment, rebuilding, reclamation, reconstitution, reconstruction, recreation, recuperation, redemption, reeducation, reestablishment, reformation, reindoctrination, reinstatement, remodeling, renewal, renovation, reorganization, repair, reparation, restitution, restoration, resurrection, return, revival, revivement, revivification, salvation
Associated concepts: company rehabilitation
See also: change, correction, improvement, progress, reconversion, remedy, rendition, renewal, reorganization, repair, reparation
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Graham and Dr Uzma Ambareen discussed the challenges faced in psychiatric rehabilitation in the US and Pakistan, including work force development, affordability and issues such as stigma, which can adversely affect access to mental health care.
The plenary session summarised the core elements of psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery: community integration, integrating physical health care and mental health care, peer support and client choice and control.
In order to ensure the validity of the interview results, all of the three interviewers (two qualified psychiatric nurses in mainland with five years of experience in psychiatric rehabilitation, and a Research Associate with a master degree in psychology in UK) attended training conducted by the PI (a professor of occupational therapy in Hong Kong) before the data collection process.
The awareness level of the general population with regard to psychiatric rehabilitation is very limited as this method of treatment is still very new.
Our country still needs to wake up and evolve a suitable public health psycho social model to help the persons with mental illness for psychiatric rehabilitation.
President of Jordan Psychiatric Rehabilitation Society, Haifa Al-Bashir said the aid would be used for purchasing necessary equipment for Al Safsaf Rehabilitation Center such as a laundry machine, a refrigerator, a freezer and monitor cameras.
severe mental illness: Archives of General Psychiatry, Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, Journal of Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, Psychiatric Services.
Psychiatric rehabilitation is an important but often overlooked component of managing--and sometimes preventing--prodromal schizophrenia symptoms.
The researchers behind the study say that their study indicates that low levels of physical activity can be a regular part of psychiatric rehabilitation.
In 2004, GI Partners also bought psychiatric rehabilitation firm Cambian, which focuses on residential care for children.
He spent two weeks in a high dependency unit and months at a psychiatric rehabilitation unit after losing his speech and memory.
AIM Center provides psychiatric rehabilitation services to help individuals achieve community acceptance and reintregration.

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