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Mental health considerations in public health

Mental health considerations in public health

a guide for training and practice. Edited by Stephen E. Goldston.

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Published by National Institute of Mental Health in Chevy Chase, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public health -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • Mental health -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUnited States. Public Health Service. Publication no. 1898
    ContributionsGoldston, Stephen E.,, National Conference on Mental Health in Public Health Training, Airlie House, 1968
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA440.9 M4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21409201M

    A thorough and comprehensive book that covers all aspects of mental health law ant its implications for clinical practice. It will be of relevance to all practitioners working in the mental health field from mental hgealth student nurse to experienced practitioner. The case examples are particularly pertinent.   Public Mental Health is divided into sections that focus extensively on the descriptive epidemiology of psychiatric conditions, the commonly studied mechanisms of risk, and the mental health services and health care system of the United States. There are also notable chapters on methodology, cultural considerations, prevention, the legal system Author: Jordan E. DeVylder, Ellen P. Lukens.

    Mental health is a key issue for migrants, and is likely to be a long-term feature of health care provision in Europe. Violation of human rights, persecution and conflict are behind the migration of an increasing proportion of the 77 million international migrants estimated to live in the WHO European Region. Common mental health conditions among Latinos are generalized anxiety disorder, major depression, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and excessive use of alcohol and drugs. Additionally, suicide is a concern for Latino youth. While Latino communities show similar susceptibility to mental illness as the general population, unfortunately, we.

    The impacts of the pandemic on the community and health workers will be identified over the coming years. Psychiatrists play an important role as advocates for mental health. In these uncertain times it becomes especially important that the mental health of front line health care workers is a key consideration. These are extraordinary times. In the past century there has been awareness of the importance of a global public health perspective in understanding the etiology, course and treatment of mental disorders. However, just recently there has been a focus on population science and with it an evidence-based call to improving public mental health in communities. Mental Health in Public Health synthesizes .


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