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Mental Health Problems in Old Age

Synopsis
Video-based course designed to promote greater understanding of the needs of relatives and other supporters of the older mentally ill living in the community. Aims to increase awareness of the different kinds of treatment, care and support. Encourages a critical awareness of the consequences of current community care policies for older mentally ill people and their carers.
Individual and Group Study packs available.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette.
Year of production
198
Availability
Sale
Documentation
Individual and group study packs available. Pack contains video, auidocassette, and print materials. Study time: 50 hours.
Uses
Health and social work professionals working within the community.
Subjects
Social welfare
Keywords
community health services; mental illness; old people

Distributor

Name

Open University Customer Services

Web
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Phone
01908 858 786
Fax
01908 858 787
Address
PO Box 188
Milton Keynes
MK7 6DH

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