The Community Mental Health System: A Navigational Guide for Providers

2 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780205486656: The Community Mental Health System: A Navigational Guide for Providers

The aim of this text is to provide mental health professionals, both those in the field and those in training, a better understanding of the service delivery system and ideas for how to work effectively in it.   It examines various driving forces—deinstitutionalization, empirically based practices, managed care—-both in the evolution of the present community mental health care system,  as well as the impact on the overall system today.  

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Elizabeth L. Teed, Marist College

John A. Scileppi, Marist College

Monika Boeckmann, Alzheimer’s Association

Esther L. Crispi, Marist College

James Regan, Marist College

David J. Whitehouse, United Behavioral Health

 

We are a community of professionals and scholars, assembled to provide diverse and practical viewpoints on navigating the community mental health system.  The authors of the book include (in alphabetical order), Monika Boeckmann, M.A., M.S., M.P.A., currently the Executive Director of a regional agency serving the victims of Alzheimer’s Disease and their families and a former senior administrator of the Dutchess County United Way and a former Director of Staff Training for two Veteran’s Administration Health Centers; Ester (Lori) Crispi, Ph.D., a gerontologist, grant project administrator and faculty member; James Regan, Ph.D., former C.E.O. of Hudson River State (NY) Psychiatric Center and current Director of a graduate training program in a community mental health field; John Scileppi, Ph.D., a member of numerous boards of directors of agencies assisting individuals with developmental disabilities, author and a faculty member; Elizabeth Teed, Ph.D., former Director of the Office of Community Research, therapist, member of the Dutchess County Mental Health Association Board of Directors and faculty member; and David Whitehouse, M.D., Th.D., M.B.A., Chief Medical Officer for Strategy and Innovation United Behavioral Health, and former head of the Charles River (MA) Psychiatric Center, a private institution participating in Massachusetts’ privatization of services program.  While the professors are expert in theory, the practitioners and administrators have a wealth of practical experience from which to draw upon when describing the community mental health system.   We all agree on basic philosophy and orientation; however the reader may find occasions when two of us may support opposing viewpoints.  Let these instances themselves be good training for navigating the community mental health system.  We assure you, it will not be the last time you encounter contradictory recommendations given by various stakeholders in the system!

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 128.80
US$ 76.95

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Teed, Elizabeth L., Scileppi, John A.
Published by Pearson (2006)
ISBN 10: 0205486657 ISBN 13: 9780205486656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110205486657

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 76.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Elizabeth L. Teed; John A. Scileppi
ISBN 10: 0205486657 ISBN 13: 9780205486656
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(San Diego, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. New. Bookseller Inventory # S-0205486657

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 90.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.95
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Teed, Elizabeth L.; Scileppi, John A.
Published by Pearson 2006-11-30 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0205486657 ISBN 13: 9780205486656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Richard J. Park, Bookseller
(Leawood, KS, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson 2006-11-30, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. 0205486657 In Protective Shrink-wrap! BRAND NEW & PERFECT! Glossy Hardback. Pristine: Clean, shiny, tight & crisp. Delivery Confirmation with all our orders!. Bookseller Inventory # YD1-162

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 144.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Teed, Elizabeth L.; Scileppi, John A.
Published by Pearson (2006)
ISBN 10: 0205486657 ISBN 13: 9780205486656
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Media Neat
(Glenview, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. newWe Ship Every Day! Free Tracking Number Included! International Buyers Are Welcome! Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # 10000008899N

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 450.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds