Use of mental and health services by American Indian and Alaska Native elders.

@article{Barney1994UseOM,
  title={Use of mental and health services by American Indian and Alaska Native elders.},
  author={David D. Barney},
  journal={American Indian and Alaska native mental health research : journal of the National Center},
  year={1994},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={
          1-14
        }
}
  • David D. Barney
  • Published in
    American Indian and Alaska native mental health…
    1994
American Indian and Alaska Native elders are an important at-risk population in need of mental health services, yet little is known about the factors that influence Indian/Native elders to actually seek mental health services. This study uses the Anderson and Newman conceptual framework to identify need as well as enabling and predisposing factors for mental health service use in a national sample of reservation and urban American Indian and Alaska Native elders. Results indicate that self… CONTINUE READING

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