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Author Kutash, Krista.

Title What works in children's mental health services? : uncovering answers to critical questions / by Krista Kutash and Vestena Robbins Rivera ; [foreword by Barbara J. Burns]
Published Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co., [1996]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  362.2083 Kut/Wwi  AVAILABLE
Description xx, 229 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Systems of care for children's mental health
Systems of care for children's mental health.
Contents Foreword / Barbara J. Burns -- Ch. 1. Outpatient Services -- Ch. 2. Day Treatment and Emerging School-Based Models -- Ch. 3. Home-Based Services -- Ch. 4. Therapeutic Foster Care -- Ch. 5. Crisis and Emergency Services -- Ch. 6. Residential Services: Psychiatric Hospitals and Residential Treatment Centers -- Ch. 7. Family Support Services -- Ch. 8. Case Management/Service Coordination
Summary Responding to the need for mental health professionals to stay abreast of advances in service provision, this informative third volume in the Systems of Care for Children's Mental Health series provides an overview of services for children with emotional and behavioral disorders. It examines the effectiveness of each component of a system of care and presents the results in easy-to-understand formats, draws conclusions about which strategies are most successful, recommends additional references, and suggests directions for future research. An important reference for mental health professionals, What Works in Children's Mental Health Services? helps readers participate in improving services for children with emotional and behavioral disorders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Child mental health services -- Research.
Child mental health services.
Author Rivera, Vestena Robbins.
LC no. 96012812
ISBN 1557662541