Psychiatric Recovery Oriented Practice Evaluation and Rating (PROPER)

A 27 item tool for assessing Recovery-Oriented-Care based on four major roles played by psychiatrists in the delivery of care:

The tool incorporates psychiatrists' self assessment, colleague/supervisor assessment and client assessment

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  1. Relationship builder
  2. Facilitator of collaborative interactions
  3. Planner and problem-solver
  4. Promoter of population health

PROPER was developed through a collaboration by:

  • American Association of Community Psychiatrists
  • American Psychiatric Association
  • Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry
  • Consumer/Family Advocacy Representatives from the International Association of Peer Supporters, National Mental Health Consumers Self-Help Clearinghouse