The federal mental health program: past, present, and future.

@article{Brown1976TheFM,
  title={The federal mental health program: past, present, and future.},
  author={Bertram S. Brown},
  journal={Hospital & community psychiatry},
  year={1976},
  volume={27 7},
  pages={512-4}
}
Dr. Brown traces the history of America's federal mental health program from its beginning in the early 1900s. NIMH, the institute he currently directs, was established in 1946 for the treatment and prevention of mental and emotional illnesses through research,training, and services. It is now one of the institutes of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental… CONTINUE READING