Mental health law in the community: thinking about Africa

Bartlett, Peter and Jenkins, Rachel and Kiima, David (2011) Mental health law in the community: thinking about Africa. International Journal of Mental Health Systems, 5 (21). ISSN 1752-4458

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Abstract

The new United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities creates a new paradigm for mental

health law, moving from a focus on institutional care to a focus on community-based services and treatment. This

article considers implementation of this approach in Africa.

Item Type: Article
Schools/Departments: University of Nottingham UK Campus > Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Law
Depositing User: Bartlett, Peter
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2011 17:44
Last Modified: 25 Nov 2011 17:44
URI: http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/id/eprint/1554

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