TITLE

Deinstitutionalization: Myth or Reality?

AUTHOR(S)
Messina, James J.; Davis, Jannar W.
PUB. DATE
January 1981
SOURCE
Journal of Rehabilitation;Jan-Mar81, Vol. 47 Issue 1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues affecting deinstitutionalization of mentally ill and mentally retarded in the United States. Forces hindering growth of community rehabilitation; Importance of rehabilitation professional on advocating deinstitutionalization; Factors affecting public policy.
ACCESSION #
5015594

 

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