ERIC Number: ED085076
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
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Social Change and the Mental Health of Children: Report of the Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children.
Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children, Washington, DC.
This book discusses the findings and recommendations reported by Task Force VI of the Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children, Inc. concerning the broad mental health needs of American youth. The Commission offers a number of proposals designed to narrow the present gap between the poor and the affluent and to eliminate fragmentation and disconnection in service institutions and interpersonal relations. Included are some excerpts from the Report of the Committee on Children of Minority Groups. (SET)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Antisocial Behavior, Drug Abuse, Mental Health, Minority Groups, Poverty, Social Change, Social Class, Social Differences, Social Values, Suicide, Welfare, Young Children, Youth Problems
Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., 10 East 53rd St., New York, N.Y. 10022 ($8.50)
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Sponsor: Foundation for Child Mental Welfare, Inc., New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Joint Commission on Mental Health of Children, Washington, DC.