Mental Health Services Research

, Volume 4, Issue 4, pp 249–253

Gender Issues and Socially Disadvantaged Women


DOI: 10.1023/A:1020976918433

Cite this article as:
Miranda, J. & Bruce, M.L. Ment Health Serv Res (2002) 4: 249. doi:10.1023/A:1020976918433


Gender differences in overcoming barriers to mental health care for affective disorders have not been studied. Further, the role of mental health care for parents as it affects child outcomes is important but currently not well studied. In particular, care for disadvantaged young women is an area in need of further research.

women men depression burden 

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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Health Services Research CenterLos Angeles

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