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Overview Series - Mental Illness

Victoria Sherrow

Overview Series - Mental Illness

by Victoria Sherrow

  • 123 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Lucent Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Body & health,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Social Science - Psychology,
  • General,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesOverview Series
    The Physical Object
    FormatBoard book
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8613190M
    ISBN 101560061685
    ISBN 109781560061687

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    This book provides an overview of a diverse array of preventive strategies relating to mental illness, and identifies their achievements and shortcomings. The chapters in this collection illustrate how researchers, clinicians and policy makers drew inspiration from divergent fields of knowledge and practice: from eugenics, genetics and medication to mental hygiene, child guidance, social. Most books on mental health and illness are published for readers in North America and Europe, and not much is known about psychiatric practice, services and research in Asia, Africa, and South America. This series will include contributions of clinicians and researchers worldwide.

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