Mental Health in America: A Reference Handbook

Mental Health in America: A Reference Handbook

by Donna R. Kemp
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1851097899

ISBN-13: 9781851097890

Pub. Date: 03/27/2007

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This extensive overview charts the fluctuating course of mental health policy in the United States from colonial times to today.

• A summary of court cases demonstrates the impact of legislation on mental health policy in the United States

• A detailed chronology of key events, reform movements, legislation, such as the National Mental Health Act of

Overview

This extensive overview charts the fluctuating course of mental health policy in the United States from colonial times to today.

• A summary of court cases demonstrates the impact of legislation on mental health policy in the United States

• A detailed chronology of key events, reform movements, legislation, such as the National Mental Health Act of 1946, and landmark research findings

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781851097890
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/27/2007
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.75(d)
Age Range:
15 Years

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