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Mental handicap in the community

Mental handicap in the community

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Published by Woodhead-Faulkner in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Community Mental Health Services -- Great Britain.,
    • Mental Retardation -- rehabilitation.,
    • People with mental disabilities -- Services for -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by Alan Leighton ; foreword by Sir Brian Rix.
      ContributionsLeighton, Alan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3008.G7 M48 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 233 p. ;
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2247174M
      ISBN 100859414477, 0859414183
      LC Control Number89122027
      OCLC/WorldCa20894022

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      This was colloquially referred to as community care and was supported by government policies such as ‘Better Services for the Mentally Ill’, 10 ‘Care in the Community’ 11 and ‘Community Care with Special Reference to Mentally Ill and Mentally Handicapped people’. Schools can do very little directly to effect the environment of the community and the effect this environment has on the mentally handicapped child. But they can do a great deal within the school itself to promote the mentally handicapped total, child’s total growth and development.

      The conditions causing mental handicaps are largely preventable through primary health care measures in developing countries. Birth asphyxia and birth trauma are the leading causes of mental handicaps in developing countries where over million newborns die each year from moderate or severe asphyxia and an equal number survive with severe. Scaling Community Attitudes Toward the Mentally III. by S. Martin Taylor and Michael J. Dear. Abstract. The measurement of public attitudes toward the mentally ill has taken on new significance since the introduction of community-based mental health care.


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