The Government and the Citizen: Partners in Mental Health and Mental Retardation


Title:
The Government and the Citizen: Partners in Mental Health and Mental Retardation
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
24 March 1966
Description:
In this speech to the Sixth Annual Governor's Mental Health-Retardation Awards Program in Sacramento, California, Gorman reviewed the progress made in the five years since the Joint Commission on Mental Illness and Health issued their final report, "Action for Mental Health." This speech reflects both the improvements in mental health care, and the continuing problems of jurisdiction, professional competition, and budgets.
Location:
Box: 13. Folder: 2
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Patient Education as Topic, Hospitals, Psychiatric, and Community Mental Health Services
Format:
Text
Extent:
15 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBFZ
NLM ID:
101743403X82
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
Continuing the Mental Health Crusade, 1964-1973