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Providing for mental illness

Margaret Greenfield

Providing for mental illness

an examination of resources and methods of paying for treatment, with examples from the San Francisco Bay area.

by Margaret Greenfield

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Institute of Governmental Studies, University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mentally ill -- California,
    • Insurance, Mental health -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC445.C2 G7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 74 p.
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5929506M
      LC Control Number64054717
      OCLC/WorldCa870408

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      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. This book is a collection of writings on how society has stigmatized mentally ill persons, their families, and their caregivers. First-hand accounts poignantly portray what it is like to be the victim of stigma and mental illness. Stigma and Mental Illness also presents historical, societal, and institutional viewpoints that underscore the devastating effects of stigma.5/5(2).


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