SECTION .1200 - PSYCHOSOCIAL REHABILITATION FACILITIES FOR
INDIVIDUALS WITH SEVERE AND PERSISTENT MENTAL ILLNESS
10a NCAC 27g .1201 SCOPE
A psychosocial rehabilitation facility is a day/night
facility which provides skill development activities, educational services, and
pre‑vocational training and transitional and supported employment
services to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. Services
are designed primarily to serve individuals who have impaired role functioning
that adversely affects at least two of the following: employment, management
of financial affairs, ability to procure needed public support services,
appropriateness of social behavior, or activities of daily living. Assistance
is also provided to clients in organizing and developing their strengths and in
establishing peer groups and community relationships.
History Note: Authority G.S. 122C‑26; 143B‑147;
Eff. May 1, 1996.