DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION By N., Sam M.S. - 5 Process of moving people from an institution to a home environment. See community care. DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION: "Deinstitutionalisation uses a home community environment." Related Psychology Terms FAMILY CARE DAY HOSPITAL (Day Care Program) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTERS REHABILITATION (Psychiatric) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRY JOINT COMMISSION ON MENTAL ILLNESS AND HEALTH CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deinstitutionalization/ (accessed December 2, 2021).