ERIC Number: ED064811
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Mental Health Program Reports - 5.
Segal, Julius, Ed.
The volume is reported to reflect the broad range of National Institute of Mental Health activities in areas of research, development of mental health manpower, and delivery of mental health services. Twenty papers examine, respectively, relationship of life histories and biochemistry of siblings and twins to schizophrenia, training of Navaho medicine men, development of intelligence in babies, studies of child abuse and infant accidents, community mental health center in Appalachia, educating new leaders via Operation Hope, manner in which social organization of animal communities can lead to a population crisis destroying them, community mental health center in the San Francisco westside, nonprofessionals serving aged public housing tenants, nursery schools in service of mental health, followup survey of long term effects of lysergic acid diethylamide, preschool program for disadvantaged children, infant stimulation as part of well baby care in a disadvantaged area, mental illness and competency to stand trial, studying consciousness with physiological feedback technique, voluntary control of internal states, asymmetry of human brain and implications for training, controlling brain functions, controlling autonomic functions, and drug abuse. (CB)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Disadvantaged Youth, Drug Abuse, Emotional Disturbances, Exceptional Child Education, Feedback, Mental Health, Mental Health Clinics, Physiology, Program Descriptions, Research Projects, Services
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402 ($1.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Health Services and Mental Health Administration (DHEW), Bethesda, MD.