ERIC Number: ED426536
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Utilization Research. Chapter 11.
This collection of papers presented at a 1996 conference on children's mental health focuses on utilization research. Papers have the following titles and authors: (1) "Information Equity: A Critical Component of Strong Service Systems" (Catherine Batsche and Allison Metcalf); (2) "Utilization of Children's Mental Health Services: Differentiating Families Who Use Community-Based Services from Those Who Do Not" (Frances Johnson Niarhos and others); (3) "Children's Mental Health Needs and Services in an Urban Area: Mapping and Analysis" (Theodore Fallon); (4) "Addressing the Barriers to Mental Health Services for Inner-City Children and Their Caregivers" (Mary McKernan McKay and others); (5) "Referral Bias?: A Clinical Comparison of African-American and Caucasian Children Referred to a Child Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic" (Paula Armbruster and Mary Schwab-Stone). (Individual papers contain references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Behavior Disorders, Bias, Black Youth, Children, Community Programs, Delivery Systems, Emotional Disturbances, Mental Disorders, Mental Health, Program Evaluation, Referral, Research and Development, Research Utilization, Theory Practice Relationship, Urban Youth, Whites
Web site: http://lumpy.fmhi.usf.edu/CFSroot/rtc/proceeding8th
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: In: A System of Care of Children's Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base. Proceedings of the Annual Research Conference (8th, Tampa, FL, 1996); see EC 306 958.