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Community programs for mental health

Ruth Kotinsky

Community programs for mental health

theory, practice, evaluation.

by Ruth Kotinsky

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Published by Harvard Univ. Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental health

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[Ed. by] Ruth Kotinsky [and] Helen L. Witmer.
    ContributionsWitmer, Helen Leland.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 362 p.
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14480066M
    LC Control Number55011030
    OCLC/WorldCa14657638

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