Vancouver Coastal Health

History of community mental health in the Vancouver area (1973 - 2000)

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog121051
Author
Buckley, L. Ralph
Call Number
WM30.6 B83 2017
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
History of community mental health in the Vancouver area (1973 - 2000)
Author
Buckley, L. Ralph
Corporate Author
Greater Vancouver Mental Health Service (GVMHS)
Responsibility
L. Ralph Buckley
Place
Vancouver
Publisher
Greater Vancouver Mental Health Service (GVMHS)
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
78 p
Abstract
GVMHS pioneered an incredibly wide range of services containing culturally responsive care, focusing on recovery and rehabilitation as its basic principle. It includes initiatives in housing, developing the concurrent disorders of mental health and addiction services, and providing support and direction to related non-profit community agencies and consumer training and art organizations. During its 27 years of existence, GVMHS gained international recognition throughout the rest of Canada and United States, and particularly the Pacific Rim countries, where it became known as the 'Vancouver Model.' -- foreward by Dr Soma Ganesan
Format
Booklet
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM30.6 B83 2017
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