Introduction to Mental Health Services
SPH PM 758
The purpose of this course is to develop a basic understanding of the mental health service delivery system and its relationship to public health and to the health care delivery system. Topics include a description of mental health services, epidemiology of mental health disorders, the current delivery system, mental health managed care, innovations in mental health services, and mental health policy, financing, and standards of treatment. Other issues such as parity, consumer and family advocacy movements, and issues relevant to children and adolescents are also discussed.
FALL 2014 Schedule
|A1||Duckworth||F 2:00 pm-5:00 pm||MED Campus|