ERIC Number: EJ573212
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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The Cost of Mental Health Care for Victims of Crime.
Cohen, Mark A.; Miller, Ted R.
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, v13 n1 p93-110 Feb 1998
Reports on a sample of 168 mental-health-care professionals about their treatment of crime victims. Estimates that in 1991 between 3.1 and 4.7 million people in the United States received mental-health services as a result of victimization. Crime victims are estimated as 20% and 25% of client population, with costs estimated between $5.8 and $6.8 billion. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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