Correlational findings

Study Rosenfield (1992): study US 1988

20-70 aged, chronic mental patients, USA, 1989
N = 157
Non Response:
Interview: face-to-face
By clinical psychologists and psychiatric nurses.


Authors's label
Vocational Rehabilitation/Specific services recieved
Our Classification
Selfreport on questions whether (or not) one received this type of services in the last month
a: Dealing with people
b: Work responsabilities
c: Expectations from work
d: Learning work skills
e: Personal problems interfering with work

0: no
1: yes

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = +.11 ns Service concerning how to deal with people O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = +.00 ns Service concerning work responsabilities O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = +.04 ns Service concerning personal problems interfering with work O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = +.20 p < .05 Service concerning expectations from work O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = -.02 ns Service concerning learning work skills O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a Beta = +.21 p < .05 Any of the above mentioned vocational rehabilitation services (vs none)

Beta's controlled for:
- Background characteristics
  - age
  - sex
  - education
  - race
- Clinical characteristics of positive and negative symptoms
- Functioning in terms of:
  - daily living skills
  - vocational skills
  - social skills
- need for structure
- need for supervision
- social contacts