TITLE

Recession stresses mental health system

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/4/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 3/4, pE48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the impact of recession on the physical and mental health stress of patients. Being cited is unemployment as a cause of the increase in demand for medical services in some areas particularly, mental health. These findings are said to have prompted the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) to issue a press release in which a call is made for employers to broaden the access of funding for mental health programs.
ACCESSION #
43397111

 

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