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Mental health in remote, rural developing areas

concepts and cases

by Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry. Committee on Therapeutic Care.

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Published by American Psychiatric Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

  • Alaska,
  • Developing countries,
  • Alaska.
    • Subjects:
    • Rural mental health services.,
    • Rural mental health services -- Case studies.,
    • Rural mental health services -- Alaska -- Case studies.,
    • Rural mental health services -- Developing countries -- Case studies.,
    • Community Psychiatry -- Alaska.,
    • Community Mental Health Services -- Alaska.,
    • Rural Health -- Alaska.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-193) and index.

      Statementformulated by the Committee on Therapeutic Care, Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry.
      GenreCase studies.
      SeriesReport ;, no. 139, Report (Group for the Advancement of Psychiatry : 1984) ;, no. 139.
      LC ClassificationsRC321 .G7 no. 139, RC451.4.R87 .G7 no. 139
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 230 p. :
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL797265M
      ISBN 100873182073
      LC Control Number95033219

      Key concerns in rural America Addressing mental health issues is a concern across the country, though the situation may be worse in rural America. Here, major depression rates in some areas significantly exceed those in urban areas Teens and older Dr. Dianne Travers Gustafson Creighton University Kim Preston Julia HudsonFile Size: KB.   Disasters and mental health in rural and remote areas J pm EDT. Helen Louise Berry, University of Canberra. Author. Helen Louise Berry.

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