Mental Health in a Growing Democracy


Title:
Mental Health in a Growing Democracy
Creator:
Gorman, Mike
Date:
30 April 1957
Description:
This address demonstrates the persuasive strategy Gorman often used with state and local mental health agencies and organizations: stressing the need for improved mental health care, especially for children; noting the resistance of legislatures to fund such improvements; praising the recent progress made by the state or locality; and noting areas needing further improvement.. NOTE: Typescript speech was printed as a small pamphlet.
Publisher:
Illinois. Department of Public Welfare
Location:
Box: 10. Folder: 23
Rights:
Public Domain
Genre:
Speeches
Pamphlets
Subject:
Community Mental Health Services, Hospitals, Psychiatric, and Tranquilizing Agents
Format:
Text
Extent:
15 pages
Language:
English
Legacy ID:
TGBBBL
NLM ID:
101743403X9
Profiles Collection:
The Mike Gorman Papers
Story Section:
A Full-time Activist: The National Committee Against Mental Illness, 1953-1963