Primary Mental Health Care. A "8220;Find"8221; for Psychology?


Journal Article

Challenges within the emerging area of primary mental health care, in contrast with secondary or tertiary care, are discussed. A review including British and Canadian research in this area is provided. Some attention is given to employer-subsidized services that are available in the workplace. Special consideration is given to mental health services provided in pediatric and family medicine settings. Some suggestions are made in regard to organized psychology's response to these issues. © 1986 American Psychological Association.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Wright, L; Burns, BJ

Published Date

  • December 1, 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 560 - 564

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0735-7028

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1037/0735-7028.17.6.560

Citation Source

  • Scopus