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Homelessness

A National Perspective

  • Marjorie J. Robertson
  • Milton Greenblatt

Part of the Topics in Social Psychiatry book series (TSPS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Background

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Gary A. Morse
      Pages 3-17
    3. Jacqueline Leavitt
      Pages 19-34
    4. Joel F. Handler
      Pages 35-46
    5. Pamela J. Fischer
      Pages 57-64
  3. Mental Health

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 65-65
    2. Miles F. Shore, Martin D. Cohen
      Pages 67-75
    3. Paul Koegel, M. Audrey Burnam
      Pages 77-99
    4. William R. Breakey
      Pages 101-107
    5. J. Thomas Ungerleider, Therese Andrysiak, Naomi Siegel, Derrell Tidwell, Toni Flynn
      Pages 109-116
    6. Gary A. Morse, Robert J. Calsyn
      Pages 117-130
  4. Health

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. René I. Jahiel
      Pages 133-163
    3. Philip W. Brickner, John McAdam, William J. Vicic, Patricia Doherty
      Pages 165-174
  5. Alcohol

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-175
    2. Russell K. Schutt, Gerald R. Garrett
      Pages 177-186
    3. Judith Wilhite
      Pages 187-196
  6. Special Populations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 197-197
    2. Dee Roth, Beverly G. Toomey, Richard J. First
      Pages 199-211
    3. Dee Roth
      Pages 213-219
    4. Susan Ladner
      Pages 221-226
  7. Homeless Women

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 227-227
    2. Esther S. Merves
      Pages 229-244
    3. Kay Young McChesney
      Pages 245-256
    4. Ellen L. Bassuk
      Pages 257-264
    5. Amy Somers
      Pages 265-272
  8. Homeless Children and Adolescents

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 273-273
    2. Andrea L. Solarz
      Pages 275-286
    3. Julia M. Robertson
      Pages 287-297
    4. Sara Petry, Hida Avent
      Pages 299-305
  9. Strategies for Change

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 307-307
    2. Gary Blasi, James Preis
      Pages 309-321
    3. Mary Beth Welch
      Pages 323-336
  10. Conclusion

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 337-337
    2. Marjorie J. Robertson, Milton Greenblatt
      Pages 339-349
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 351-357

About this book

Introduction

Distinguished contributors analyze the problem of homelessness from a clinical perspective, focusing on the major health problems found among the homeless, special populations within the homeless, and strategies for improvement and change.

Keywords

Familie Focusing Nation alcohol health women

Editors and affiliations

  • Marjorie J. Robertson
    • 1
  • Milton Greenblatt
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Medical Research Institute of San Francisco, Institute of Epidemiology and Behavioral MedicineAlcohol Research GroupBerkeleyUSA
  2. 2.Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, and San Fernando Valley Program in PsychiatryUniversity of California, Los AngelesLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Department of PsychiatryOlive View Medical CenterSylmarUSA

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