Management of Priority Mental Disorders in the Community1

  title={Management of Priority Mental Disorders in the Community1},
  author={C. R. Chandrashekar and Mohan K. Isaac and R. L. Kapur and R. Paratha Sarathy},
  booktitle={Indian journal of psychiatry},
As a part of designing a suitable model for mental health care delivery in rural India, a study of detection and management of priority mental disorders was carried out in 120 villages around rural mental health centre, Sakalwara in Bangalore District. During three and a half year period, the team attempted to manage 51 schizophrenics, 30 acute psychotics… CONTINUE READING