ERIC Number: ED167880
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Aug-29
Reference Count: 0
Emerging Primary Prevention Programs: 1978.
Goldston, Stephen E.
The prevention planning process pursued within the National Institute of Mental Health in 1978 is described and related to federal proposals on primary prevention program planning in the mental health field. The conceptual frameworks and parameters of prevention planning are cited, along with the specific new prevention initiatives to be emphasized. Policy and program considerations, as well as the recommendations on prevention contained in the Report of the President's Commission on Mental Health, are discussed. (Author)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Mental Health (DHEW), Rockville, MD.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: National Institute of Mental Health
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association (Toronto, Ontario, Canada, August, 1978)