- Understanding Urban Child Mental Health Service Use: Two Studies of Child, Family, and Environmental Correlates. McKay, Mary M.; Pennington, James; Lynn, Cynthia J.; McCadam, Kathleen // Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research;Nov2001, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p475
The results of two studies identifying child, family, and environmental correlates of initial and ongoing mental health service use by urban minority children and their families are presented. In the first study, data from a sample of 405 adult caregivers of children revealed no predictive power...
- More care out there. Greene, Jan; Serb, Chris // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;04/05/97, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p16
Focuses on mental health program that covers 70 percent of Coloradans and has had a major impact on how the state finances and provides behavioral care to Medicaid recipients. Preliminary outcomes on Colorado's experiment.
- Mental health professionals' perceptions of parent-professional... Collins, Barbara G.; Collins, Thomas M. // Journal of Mental Health Counseling;Apr94, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p261
Presents report on the results of a study involving professionals who provide mental health services to seriously disturbed children and adolescents. Methodology of the study; Results of the study; Professionals' beliefs about parental involvement; Relevance of the data for parent-professional...
- Low uptake of CAMHS services. // Paediatric Nursing;Nov2002, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p5
Presents a study on child and adolescent mental health services in Great Britain presented by the Faculty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry of Royal College of Psychiatrists. Percentage of children that experienced emotional difficulties.
- Evaluation and Research in Shared Mental Health Care. // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Apr2002 Supplement, Vol. 47, p37S
Focuses on research studies on shared mental health care. Problems in applying the standard psychiatric diagnostic systems to primary care; Approach to determine and evaluate costs, health outcomes and shift in specialist workloads; Issues on equity of access for care for children, adolescents...
- Challenges and Potential Obstacles. // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Apr2002 Supplement, Vol. 47, p86S
Focuses on challenges and potential obstacles to the implementation of shared mental health care. Importance of ensuring the enhancement of mental health care; Need to determine approaches in the implementation of shared care; Collaboration between psychiatry and family medicine.
- Staff changes at CASA House. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;4/19/93, Vol. 20 Issue 18, p43
Reports child psychiatrist Maurice Blackman and nurse manager Karen Pentelchuck have left CASA House, an Edmonton treatment center for disturbed juveniles that had been under investigation after complaints about the treatment of the children.
- A History of `Best Practices'. Drotos, J. Chip // Behavioral Health Management;May/Jun99, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p40
Provides a brief history of behavioral health management. Examples of the first round of tricyclic antidepressants; Examples of SSRI antidepressants; Trend in behavioral health management in the nineties.
- Is There an Internet in Your Future? Oss, Monica E. // Behavioral Health Management;May/Jun2001, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p6
Discusses two applications of the Internet in behavioral health management. Use of computers in communication; Application of the Internet in the transmission of medical information and data.
- INTERNET DILEMMAS. Amig, Stacey // Behavioral Health Management;May/Jun2001, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p48
Discusses the legal and ethical concerns on the provision of mental health service through the Internet. Privacy of patients and security of electronic health information; Training of mental health professionals who provide services through the Internet; Advantages and drawbacks of online...