Community psychiatry is well developed in many western countries.
However, this psychiatric subspecialty has only recently been officially recognized and established in Hong Kong.
This article describes the development and current scope of services.
It illustrates how local psychiatrists have met the challenge of adopting a western service model to suit the local Chinese population, with its different socio-cultural value system.
Mots-clés Pascal : Psychiatrie communautaire, Traitement communautaire, Hong Kong, Asie, Organisation santé, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Community psychiatry, Community treatment, Hong Kong, Asia, Public health organization, Human
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 97-0514903
Code Inist : 002B18I11. Création : 13/02/1998.