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The Scope of epidemiological psychiatry

essays in honour of Michael Shepherd

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric epidemiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Paul Williams, Greg Wilkinson, Kenneth Rawnsley.
    ContributionsShepherd, Michael, 1923-, Williams, Paul, D.P.M., Wilkinson, Greg, 1951-, Rawnsley, Kenneth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC455.2.E64 S36 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 536 p. :
    Number of Pages536
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2041785M
    ISBN 100415018145
    LC Control Number88018495

    SCOPE The Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP)'s goal is to advance the science and practice of child and adolescent psychiatry by publishing original research and articles of theoretical, scientific, and clinical relevance to the field. JAACAP welcomes unpublished manuscripts whose primary focus is the mental health of children, adolescents, and their. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Greg Wilkinson books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

    Part four deals with Mental Subnormality, that step child of Community Psychiatry, and presents a paradigm of health and medical care for mild as well as severe cases of retardation. By contrast the book edited by Bindman and Spiegel is a compendium of key articles on the field of Community Mental Health published during the past decade. Dr.   Purpose This article is concerned with the growing body of international evidence indicating that adolescents in contact with the youth justice system are likely to have severely compromised oral language skills, receptively and expressively. A smaller, but persuasive, literature also points to poor literacy skills in this population. Language and literacy skills underpin academic, social, Cited by: 4.

    Psychiatric epidemiology in India. Scope of the futur e epidemiological studies: Community psychiatry in India has evolved as a discipline for more than five decades now. In describing. Center for Behavioral Genomics, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, Gilman Drive, La Jolla CA , USA. 5. Harvard Institute of Psychiatric Epidemiology & Genetics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA. 6. Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Centre at San Antonio, USA. 7.


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