ERIC Number: EJ411390
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Patient Advocacy: A Mental Health Perspective.
Woodside, Marianne R.; Legg, Bobbie H.
Journal of Mental Health Counseling, v12 n1 p38-50 Jan 1990
Discusses the Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Individuals Act of 1986. Describes recent mental health reform history. Defines patient advocates' role and responsibilities. Presents illustrations of types of cases encountered by patient advocate. Explores implications of this role for the mental health counselor. (Author/CM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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