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Chronic mentalpatient problems, solutions, and recommendations for a public policy by Conference on the Chronic Mental Patent (1978 Washington)

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Published by American Psychiatric Association in Washington .
Written in English


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Statementprepared by the Ad Hoc Committee on the Chronic Mental Patient ; edited by John A. Talbott.
ContributionsTalbott, John A., American Psychiatric Association. Ad Hoc Committee on the Chronic Mental Patient.
LC ClassificationsRC443
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Paginationxviii, 259p. ;
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18692603M

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