ERIC Number: EJ266632
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
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A Brief Historical Perspective on the Primary Prevention of Childhood Mental Disorders.
Albee, George W.
Journal of Children in Contemporary Society, v14 n2-3 p3-12 Spr 1982
Reviews the history of primary prevention in public and mental health, with special focus on the prevention of emotional problems in children. Emphasizes the need to approach prevention efforts from understanding causes of mental illness in the context of general social conditions, rather than from an individual perspective. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
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