Pan-Canadian strategy being developed to tackle mental health in prisons
- LSD flashbacks. // Quintessence International;Dec1979, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p34
An excerpt from the "Journal Abnormal Psychology" is presented.
- Dear Wilhemina. Brian, D. // Prospect;Jun2010, Issue 171, p96
The article provides an answer to a question related to psychopathological problems faced by the sister of the reader.
- Beyond the service paradigm: The impact and implications of... Trainor, John; Shepherd, Marine // Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal;Fall1997, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p132
Presents a study that examines three key aspects of consumer/survivor controlled organizations. How the study was conducted; Findings of the study; Implications of these findings to mental health policy.
- The Poussaint-Satcher-Cosby Chair in Mental Health: Creating Activists on Behalf of Our Communities, Our Youths, and Ourselves. Poussaint, Alvin F. // American Journal of Public Health;Sep2008 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS108
The author reflects on the lessons he learned about mental health during in the event of the Possaint-Satcher-Cosby Chair in Mental Health at Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia on June 5, 2006. He mentions that mental health is critical to general health because it affects the way...
- KEY FACTS ON MENTAL HEALTH. // Caterer & Hotelkeeper;6/22/2012, Vol. 202 Issue 4733, p42
The article information on key facts on mental health including mental health problem in the workplace, another on a report that 87% of people with mental health problems encountered stigma and discrimination.
- Two-way street. // Primary Health Care;Apr2007, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p5
The article presents a series of posters and booklet that offer help and guidance to people with mental health problems and their friends which is also available online.
- Inmate Health Care and Communicable Diseases. // Corrections Compendium;Winter2009, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p13
The article provides information on a survey which examines the budgets spend by the U.S. correctional systems on the health care management of the inmates. Findings reveal that the primary services funded by the institutions include mental health programs, drug treatment and sex offender. They...
- Study Examines Prisoners' Reentry Needs. Visher, Christy; Lattimore, Pamela // Corrections Today;Apr2008, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p146
The article discusses the Serious and Violent Offender Reentry Initiative (SVORI). SVORI was formed in 2003 and supports prisoner reentry programs on three levels including just prior to release and several years after release. The effectiveness of SVORI was evaluated by the Office of Justice...
- Treating Females With Serious and Persistent Mental Illnesses: The Nebraska Model. Loya, Gary J. // Corrections Today;Jan/Feb2014, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p46
The article focuses on the creation of the Strategic Treatment and Reintegration (STAR) unit at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women (NCCW). The unit was designed to provide comprehensive treatment for the female inmates with major and persistent mental illnesses. Staffing for the...