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  1. The dilemma of primary prevention in mental health services : rationalize the status quo or bite the hand that feeds you.

    Article - En anglais

    Preventionists have developed two strategies for doing their work.

    One, based on the logical positivist ideal, seeks specific causal models for specific disorders.

    An alternative, based on a social constructivist paradigm, engages in social action research through collaboration with a variety of grass roots organizations and people outside the mainstream of power.

    This latter approach brings to preventionists ideas from feminists, ethnic minority leaders, neighborhood organizers, and self and mutual felp group leaders.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Santé mentale, Prévention, Service santé, Organisation santé, Trouble psychiatrique, Psychiatrie communautaire, Action politique, Changement social, Etude critique, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mental health, Prevention, Health service, Public health organization, Mental disorder, Community psychiatry, Political activity, Social change, Critical study, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0454865

    Code Inist : 002B18H05. Création : 199406.