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Prevention as targeted early intervention

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This paper describes Project Prevention, an initiative of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. By combining new thinking on prevention with the advances in integrated systems of community care, prevention will assume the highest budgetary priority for mental health and substance abuse programming.

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England, M.J., Cole, R.F. Prevention as targeted early intervention. Adm Policy Ment Health 19, 179–189 (1992). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00707442

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Keywords

  • Public Health
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Early Intervention
  • Integrate System