Family-based Mental Health Care In Rural China by Mao-Sheng Ran

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Published by Hong Kong University Press .

Written in English

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  • Mental health services,
  • Social Work,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • China,
  • Sociology - Rural,
  • Mental Health,
  • Psychiatry - General

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Number of Pages181
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Open LibraryOL9160136M
ISBN 109622097251
ISBN 109789622097254

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Family-Based Mental Health Care in Rural China Book Description: Without a comprehensive system of mental health care, the Chinese government and mental health care professionals are being confronted with two crucial issues.

Family-Based Mental Health Care in Rural China; Mao-Sheng Ran,Meng-Ze Xiang,Peggy Simpson,Cecilia Lai-Wan Chan ; Book; Published by: Hong Kong University Press, HKU. This book examines how psychoeducational family intervention can be developed in rural areas.

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