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Your community mental health center & you

Berdie Firestone

Your community mental health center & you

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by Berdie Firestone

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration, National Institute of Mental Health, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Rockville, Md, Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community mental health services -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Berdie Firestone, Judith Jacobs, Harlan Zinn
    SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (ADM) 79-819, DHEW publication -- no. (ADM) 79-819
    ContributionsJacobs, Judith, joint author, Zinn, Harlan K., joint author, National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. :
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14909747M

      Community health workers (including promotores de salud, community health representatives, community health advisors, patient navigators, and others) are frontline, culturally competent, public health workers who serve as a bridge between underserved communities and healthcare systems. They are from, or have a close understanding of, the.   1. Considering Faith, Community, and Mental Health During the COVID Crisis. According to a recent. survey released by the American Psychiatric Associationi, many people have significant anxiety and concerns related to coronavirus disease (COVID).

    COVID Information from the Office of Behavioral Health Please visit the Office of Behavioral Health's COVID Information Page for the latest guidance and resources. Be sure to check provider websites or call their office to understand how services are being affected during this time. To access services and treatment for behavioral health issues including mental health, substance and gambling addictions contact your Community Mental Health Program listed by county. They will help you contact local services.

    If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, you may access our on-call therapist 24/7 by calling or If your emergency is life-threatening, please call or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. DISPARITIES IN A COMMUNITY CONTEXT. Although many concepts and constructs of community abound, this paper treats communities as largely geographical or spatial units, though only as the best proxy for capturing a set of social relations and social institutions. 3 This means that we are largely concerned with so-called place-based approaches to health disparities and aligned with the literature.


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