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Mental health policy

Mental health policy

the way forward : papers presented at a national conference held in London on February 21, 1989

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Published by Mercia in Keele .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community mental health services -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Mental health planning -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Mental health policy -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
  • Mental health services -- Great Britain -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[conference chairmen, Julia Cumberlege, Hugh Freeman].
    ContributionsCumberlege, Julia., Freeman, Hugh L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA790.7.G7 M456 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p. ;
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21696109M
    ISBN 100948087374
    OCLC/WorldCa24742200

    Policies ranged from those focused on mental disorders, to those that focused more broadly on health and social welfare. In this book, Gerald N. Grob and Howard H. Goldman trace how an ever-changing coalition of mental health experts, patients' rights activists, and politicians envisioned this community-based system of psychiatric by: mental health services. This Guide Book aims to support mental health staff in applying the NSW Mental Health Act which makes no reference to ‘consumers’ and instead uses the terms ‘patient’ and ‘person’ when referring to people who have a mental illness or disorder and are assessed for a mental health illness or disorder.

      As colleges and universities across the country report an explosion of mental health problems, a new book argues that college life may be more .   Insane Consequences proposes smart, compassionate, affordable, and sweeping reforms designed to send the most seriously ill to the head of the line for services rather than to jails, shelters, prisons, and morgues. It lays out a road map to spend less on mental “health” and more on mental “illness”––replace mission creep with mission control and return the mental health system to a.

      In general, mental health policies focus on mental health care and treatment, housing, and mental health parity, which determines how private insurance plans are to provide adequate benefits. Mental health care advocates push for policy initiatives that ensure fairness exists to improve the quality of life for people with mental health conditions. The Resource Book on Mental Health, Human Rights and Legislation was produced under the direction of Michelle Funk, Natalie Drew and Benedetto Saraceno, Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization. Writing team: Principal writers: Melvyn Freeman (formerly Department of Health, Pretoria, South Africa) and.


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