Identflied by providers, family members, administrators, and consumers as an issue creating frustration, high costs, and a profoundly negative impact on quality of life, co-occurring addictive and mental disorders cry out for creative and alternative clinical responses.
With empirical research and clinical experience supporting the effectiveness of integrated approaches, the time has come to reconsider the systemic division of addictive and mental health services.
A change toward integrated systems of care is likely to benefit the mental health and addiction treatment needs of all people, not just those with co-occurring disorders.
Mots-clés Pascal : Service santé, Santé publique, Trouble psychiatrique, Alcoolisme, Toxicomanie, Santé mentale, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Health service, Mental disorder, Alcoholism, Drug addiction, Mental health, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0143659
Code Inist : 002B18C05D. Création : 199608.