St Mary's Hospital Medical School, London
Edited by Francis Creed
University of Manchester
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print Publication Year:1995
Online Publication Date:July 2010
Subjects: Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology
Rapid changes are taking place in the practice of psychiatry and nowhere is this more pronounced than in the area of community and home-based care. This book explains the theory and practice of community psychiatry concentrating on the evidence from research and highlighting recent developments. In looking ahead to impending developments requiring further research, it will help clinicians, economists, and civic planners in the organization of community psychiatric care.