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The Children’s Psychological Health Center’s website – www.childrenspsychological.org

Seth’s Resource Page -  http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/

GLOSSARY OF TERMS

Care delivery system
The entire system of how health care is delivered to you; currently the U.S. has two separate systems for health care: one for medical care and another for behavioral health care. Doctors in both systems do not now routinely coordinate and collaborate with each other, nor have access to each other records, treatment plans etc. Yet most national surveys have shown that more Americans receive behavioral health care from primary care doctors than from mental health specialists. Most patients would prefer an integrated approach in which primary care and behavioral health providers work together to address both medical and behavioral needs in a coordinated way.


Stakeholders
Patients, families, communities, providers and facilities, payers, purchasers.


Population health
Not just an individual, but a whole large group, e.g. a community, a state, a group of employees, a country

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PUBLICATIONS

Corrigan, Patrick W., editor, On The Stigma of Mental Illness:
Practical Strategies for Research and Social Change, American Psychological Association, 2005.

Corrigan, Patrick, W.& Lundin, R.K., Don’t Call Me Nuts!
Coping with the Stigma of Mental Illness, Tinley Park, Ill.,: Recovery Press, 2001.

Goffman, Erving, Stigma:
Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity, Prentice Hall, 1963.

Grob, Gerald, The Mad Among Us:
A History of Care of America’s Mentally Ill, New York: The Free Press, 1994.

Hinshaw, Stephen P., The Triple Bind:
Saving our Teenage Daughters from Today’s Pressures, Random House/Ballantine, 2009.

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