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Family-Based Mental Health Care in Rural China
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Based on a study in Chengdu in China of families with persons suffering from schizophrenia, this book examines how psychoeducationalfamily intervention can be developed in rural areas. Detailed guidelines for effective family interventions, community mental healthservices, and social welfare and mental health policy are described. It is hoped that these suggestions may be incorporated into existing mental health care systems for the benefit of people with mental disorders in developing countries.'--BOOK JACKET.

Collection
HKU Press Digital Editions
License
All rights reserved
Rights Statement
In Copyright
Publisher
 Hong Kong University Press
Contributor
Ran, Mao-Sheng
Subject
 Community-based social services--China.  Mental health policy--China.  Rural health services--China.  Mental health services--China.  Caregivers--China.  Mentally ill--Care--China.  Mental illness--Treatment--China.
Language
English
Date
2005
Isbn
9789622097254
Resource Type
Book