There is convincing evidence that in the UK, various ethnic minorities are over-represented in psychiatric hospitals, prisons and special hospitals.
Various explanations have been put forward for this picture.
The expanding emphasis on community care means that models for looking after ethnic communities should be innovative and work from a bottom-up approach.
Psychiatric emphasis on clinical diagnoses means that services are developed according to the diagnoses rather than needs.
Mots-clés Pascal : Santé mentale, Organisation santé, Royaume Uni, Europe, Ethnie, Origine ethnique, Minorité, Diagnostic, Besoin, Planification, Service santé, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mental health, Public health organization, United Kingdom, Europe, Ethnic group, Ethnic origin, Minority, Diagnosis, Need, Planning, Health service, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0285148
Code Inist : 002B18H05B. Création : 15/07/1997.