[Strategies for extending mental health services to developing countries. I. Description of the project].

@article{Climent1980StrategiesFE,
  title={[Strategies for extending mental health services to developing countries. I. Description of the project].},
  author={Carlos E. Climent and M V de Arango},
  journal={Acta psiquiatrica y psicologica de America latina},
  year={1980},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={
          48-53
        }
}
Mental Disorders constitute a severe Public Health problem in developing countries due to inadequate resources specially in terms of trained personnel; furthermore, Mental Health care is given out only in specialized Institutions where it has not been possible to provide coverage for more than a small part of the population. In this context the Collaborative Study on Strategies for the Extension of Mental Health Care has been planned, using as its guiding principle the recommendations of the… CONTINUE READING

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