The Resource Mental health policy and practice today, Ted R. Watkins, James W. Callicutt, editors

Mental health policy and practice today, Ted R. Watkins, James W. Callicutt, editors

Label
Mental health policy and practice today
Title
Mental health policy and practice today
Statement of responsibility
Ted R. Watkins, James W. Callicutt, editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Brings together practitioners and researchers to describe and reflect upon the dynamic nature of US mental health practice in a period of rapid social change
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.2/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA790.6
LC item number
.M442 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mental health policy and practice today, Ted R. Watkins, James W. Callicutt, editors
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Overview of the field of mental health -- Institutional and community approaches to the provision of mental health services -- Political aspects of mental health treatment -- The impact of the courts on mental health policy and services -- Personnel: the professionals and their preparation -- The expanding base of knowledge in mental health. Neuroscientific research in mental health -- Research into social factors in mental illness -- Psychoeducation: a contemporary approach -- Self-help and advocacy groups in mental health -- Mental health services to special populations. Mental health services to immigrants and refugees -- Current perspectives on the homeless mentally ill -- Services to the severely and persistently mentally ill -- Mental health services to Americas's veterans -- Mental health services to minority groups of color -- Women as mental health service recipients and providers -- Treatment of children and adolescents: inpatient and outpatient mental health issues -- Mental health services to older adults -- The state of mental health services to criminal offenders -- Mental health services to substances abusers -- Implications for the 21st century. The influence of technology on mental health services -- Mental health service delivery in the age of managed care -- Looking ahead: issues to be resolved
Control code
ocn808377007
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 397 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781452249278
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36537032
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808377007
  • acaebk145224314X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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