The journal of mental health administration

, Volume 9, Issue 2, pp 29–31 | Cite as

Mental illness and the working poor

  • David Baskin


This paper addresses the following three issues:

The assessment of the supply and utilization of mental health facilities and services by the “working poor”, interactions within the general health/mental health services system, which influence the care of the “working poor” who have mental disorders, and the assessment of the need for mental health services by the “working poor”.


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