Dalhousie helps address mental health crisis
- Dalhousie helps address mental health crisis. Moulton, Donalee // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal Supplement;7/17/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 2, p136
The article focuses on a program to treat mental health problems in Guyana developed in conjunction with Nova Scotia-based Dalhousie University Department of Psychiatry. It notes that in 2005, the Pan American Health Organization asked Doctor Stan Kutcher and his colleagues to assist in the...
- Current practice patterns of clinical and counselling psychologists and their attitudes to... Pillay, Y.G.; Petersen, I. // South African Journal of Psychology;Jun96, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p76
Examines the attitudes of clinical and counseling psychologists toward changes in mental health policies in South Africa. Practice patterns; Financing of service provided by private practitioners; Anticipated role changes in post-apartheid South Africa.
- Election shake-up in states may spare key programs. // Psychotherapy Letter;Dec94, Vol. 6 Issue 12, Special Report:... p2
Reports on the implications of changes in the balance of power in state houses as a result of the November 1994 elections in the United States on behavioral health reform measures. Addiction as a top priority; Election of George W. Bush as Texas' governor; Texas' goals for prison-based drug...
- BUDGET CUT HERE, SERVICE CUT THERE. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;10/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 20, p50
Discusses the policy of the state of Tennessee on mental health institutions relative to financing or fundings. Threats on the survival of mental health institutions; Need for beneficial reform; Creation of a collection of behavioral health organizations.
- New rules could weaken Parity Law. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;11/05/97, Vol. 71 Issue 21, p80
Examines the United States regulations for mental health plans under the 1996 Mental Health Parity Law. Questions on the legislation.
- The President's Radio Address. Clinton, William J. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;6/14/99, Vol. 35 Issue 23, p1049
Presents the text of the radio address given by United States President Bill Clinton on June 5, 1999 which deals with the mental health policy.
- Interventions and outcomes of health and social care service provision for people with severe mental illness in England. Huxley, Peter; Reilly, Siobhan; Robinshaw, Eva; Mohamad, Hadi; Harrison, Judy; Windle, Barry; Butler, Tom // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Jan2003, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p44
Background Mental health policy in England is undergoing radical change involving the integration of services aimed at improving outcomes for patients. At the same time, there is limited evidence about how conventional services are performing. The present paper reports data on the services...
- `More a link than a division': How Canada has learned from U.S. mental health policy. Rochefort, David A.; Georing, Paula // Health Affairs;Sep/Oct1998, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p110
Examines the mental health policies of Canada and the United States. Ignorance of Americans to Canadian culture; Details on US health system reforms; Details on the major innovations produced by the US in the area of medical care; Identification of the ways in which Canadian mental health care...
- What next for Bush and mental health policy? Rosen, Keith; Curley, Robert // Addiction Letter;Sep92, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p7
Examines what President George Bush's policy on mental health would be for the next four years. Responses to questionnaire from the Mental Health Liaison Group (MHLG); The President's health care reform program; Closing the `health gap'; Criticism of the Bush administration on pushing forward...