Predictors of Change in Functional Competence and Functional Behavior After Functional Adaptation Skills Training for Schizophrenia
The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 08/03/2012
Gupta M et al. – Symptoms played a minor role in predicting change; however, institutionalization history seemed to be an important rate limiter for functional recovery. Correlations among change scores were modest, with evidence for concomitant changes in competence and performance. The predictors of change after psychosocial treatment vary by the domain (e.g., adaptive and interpersonal) of functioning and the level of assessment (e.g., competence and performance).