Community Mental Health: The Search for Identity


Title:
Community Mental Health: The Search for Identity
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
18 November 1969
Description:
In a speech to the World Mental Health Assembly in Washington, D.C., Gorman summarized the development of the community mental health center in the U.S., and noted that while it had brought some patients back into the community, the larger mental health system still did not provide continuity of care, such care was not adequately funded, and professional turf wars still posed an obstacle.
Location:
Box: 13. Folder: 33
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Subject:
Community Mental Health Services and Hospitals, Psychiatric
Format:
Text
Extent:
16 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBGG
NLM ID:
101743403X87
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
Continuing the Mental Health Crusade, 1964-1973