TITLE

Children's mental health services neglected: Kirby

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/30/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 5, p471
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the plans of the Canadian Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology to make recommendations on a national strategy for mental health, around ways to improve mental health services and addiction treatment, in early 2006. Status of the children's mental health services according to Senator Michael Kirby, chairman of a committee examining Canadian mental health issues; Reason the shortage of child psychiatrists and community-based services has not attracted the same media attention as wait lists; Expectation of Kirby on the committee's report.
ACCESSION #
17961341

 

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