The Deinstitutionalization of the Mental Hospitals and the Move to Community Mental Health Centers Focusing on Wisconsin in the 1980s
MetadataShow full item record
This paper focuses on the changes in the care and treatment of the mentally ill population in the United States. It specifically focuses on the time period between the end of World War II through the 1980s. This time period is interesting because there was a massive movement of mentally ill patients out of the mental institutions and into community based centers. This paper attempts to provide the reader with information to explain the reasons for the deinstitutionalization of the mental hospitals and to demonstrate the changes in care for the mentally ill as they were moved into community health centers.
Community health services--Wisconsin--Evaluation.
Community health services--Wisconsin--History.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Trechter, David; Janke, James; Hadley, Shelly; Parks, Denise (2008-07)The SRC, working with the North Central Wisconsin Storm Water Coalition, surveyed residents from the cities of Merrill, Mosinee, Schofield, Stevens Point, Wausau, and Wisconsin Rapids, the villages of Kronenwetter, Rothschild ...
Allsop, Sara; Brager, Kyle; Brigman, Austin D.; Buckvold, Marilyn; Butler, Margaret; Carlson, Christine; Fechner, Lauren; Fischer, Julie R.; Gaffer, Kathy; Germain, Maria; Haden, Margaret; Hoffman, Jesse; Hubing, Danielle; Hutton, Lindsay; Isenberger, Annaka; Kerschner, Brittany; Kitzrow, Nate; Knutson, Shannon; Kroska, Brett; Kummer, Amorett; Lampert, Anita; Lande, Joe; Lawton, Anne; Lee, Seung Joo; Loosbrock, Matt; Luedtke, Timothy; Maliszewski, Abby; Malkmus, Alli; Manering, Aaren; McMillan, Colleen; McMillan, Matthew P.; Nadeau, Angela; Newman, Don; Odlaug, Peter; Percy, Vanessa Faye; Sand, Shelby; Swanson, Nathaniel; Syring, Emily; Thorson, Joel; Washam, Christie; Young, Angela; Brookins, Brad; Baird, Amadeline; McKay, Jaci; Schutjer, Aaron; Witschen, Jeff (University of Wisconsin-River Falls, 2008-04-18)2008 edition of Prologue, the University of Wisconsin-River Falls student literary and art publication.
University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Chalmer Davee Library (University of Wisconsin-River Falls. Chalmer Davee Library., 2014-04-01)Booklet listing the articles, books, academic posters, fine and performance art, playbills and other items produced by the faculty and staff at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls during the 2013 calendar year.