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It's not about us : the secret to transforming the mental health and addiction system in Canada / Todd Leader ; foreword by Dr. Peter Vaughan, CD, Deputy Minister, Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness.

Leader, Todd, (author.).
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Location: IAHS STACKS RA790.7.C3 .L43 2016
Barcode: 30731101188252
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780993817335
  • ISBN: 0993817335
  • Physical Description: 274 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First print edition.
  • Publisher: [Bridgewater, Nova Scotia] : Cathydia Press Inc., 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is a "client-centred system"? -- The current traditional model; is it necessary and sufficient? -- Client-centeredness in public service vs. public practice -- Keeping healthy people healthy -- Early intervention to prevent illness -- Helping clients get into the system conveniently -- Helping clients get into the system quickly -- Giving clients a positive experience inside the system -- Keeping clients from 'falling through the cracks'; interagency collaboration -- Treating the 'whole' client; integration of addiction and mental health services -- Developing a client-centred leadership team -- The making of client-centred services; case examples -- Conclusions.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic format.
Subject: Mental health services > Canada.
Substance abuse > Treatment > Canada.