Illness management training: Transforming relapse and instilling prosperity (trip) in an acute psychiatric ward: A user’s perspective

Siegfrid Wing Kin Lee, Sunny Ho Wan Chan

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Participation in transforming relapse and instilling prosperity (TRIP), using the strategies learned from illness management including knowledge enhancement, behavioral tailoring, relapse prevention development, cognitive behavioral technique, and related coping skills (Mueser et al., Psychiatr Serv 53:1272-1284, 2002), helps the clients adhere to treatment recommendations and minimize relapses. Moreover, TRIP leads them to identify ways to redesign or reestablish a goal-driven healthy lifestyle. By learning how to manage their illness effectively, participants can be further reinforced to take part in their respective occupations.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationInternational Handbook of Occupational Therapy Interventions, Second Edition
PublisherSpringer International Publishing AG
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)9783319081410
ISBN (Print)9783319081403
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015
Externally publishedYes


  • Acute Psychiatry
  • Healthy Lifestyle
  • Illness Management
  • Psychoeducation
  • Schizophrenia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Health Professions(all)
  • Psychology(all)

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