Responses of children with different intake profiles to mental health treatment.

@article{Walrath2001ResponsesOC,
  title={Responses of children with different intake profiles to mental health treatment.},
  author={Christine M. Walrath and David S. Mandell and Philip J. Leaf},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2001},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={196-201}
}
OBJECTIVE The study examined the relative change in functioning of children with serious emotional disturbances served in a system of care who were referred from a variety of sources and who had different intake profiles, including diagnoses, demographic characteristics, and levels of risk. METHODS A total of 203 children who had received services for at least six months from the East Baltimore mental health partnership were included in the study. The children's functioning was assessed using… CONTINUE READING