Mental Health Policy, Practice, and Service Accessibility in Contemporary Society

Mental Health Policy, Practice, and Service Accessibility in Contemporary Society

Jennifer M. Martin (Swinburne University, Australia)
Indexed In: PsycINFO®
Release Date: October, 2018|Copyright: © 2019 |Pages: 323
ISBN13: 9781522574026|ISBN10: 1522574026|EISBN13: 9781522574033|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-7402-6

Description

Mental health and wellbeing has become an increasingly important issue that impacts communities in multiple ways. A critical discussion on the understanding and access of mental health services by people from diverse backgrounds is important to improving global healthcare practices in modern society.

Mental Health Policy, Practice, and Service Accessibility in Contemporary Society provides innovative insights into contemporary and future issues within the field of mental healthcare. The content within this publication represents the work of medical funding, social inclusion, and social work education. It is a vital reference source for post-graduate students, medical researchers, psychology professionals, sociologists, and academicians seeking coverage on topics centered on improving future practices in mental health and wellbeing.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Asylums
  • Behavior Therapy
  • Cross-Cultural Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Healthcare Decision Making
  • Medical Funding
  • Personality Disorders
  • Resource Allocation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Social Inclusion

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