Community Mental Health Journal

, Volume 9, Issue 3, pp 281–286

The university and community mental health: A new trend?

  • Harvey A. Farberman
Articles

Abstract

Community psychiatry is neither a simple social control system nor one that is expanding. Rather, it is a system that may well he retrenching and on a new institutional base, that is, the university campus. This raises questions about the emergence of a new academic medical elite and the subservience of ever larger sectors of the university to the goals of public social welfare.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. Andelman, D. Discharged mental patients create problems in state.New York Times, 1972, February 13, 59ff.Google Scholar
  2. Kreyes, W. Problems of communication in the field of community psychiatry.Community Mental Health Journal, 1971,7, 272–279.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. Krim, S.Views of a nearsighted cannoneer. New York: Dutton, 1961.Google Scholar
  4. Leifer, R. Community psychiatry and social power.Social Problems, 1966,14, 16–22.Google Scholar
  5. Michaelson, M. The war on health.The New York Review of Books, 1971,16, 32ff.Google Scholar
  6. N.A. Mental care: Charting a college role.Newsday, 1972, March 6, 17ff.Google Scholar
  7. Piedmont, E. Referrals and reciprocity: Psychiatrists, general practitioners, and clergymen.Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1968,9, 29–41.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. Piedmont, E., & Downey, K. Revolutions in psychiatry: Or, the emperor's new clothes.The International Journal of Social Psychiatry, 1971,17, 111–121.Google Scholar
  9. Polanyi, M.Science, faith and society. Chicago: Phoenix Books, 1964.Google Scholar
  10. Szasz, T.Law, liberty, and psychiatry. New York: Macmillan, 1963.Google Scholar
  11. Van Antwerp, M. The route to primary prevention.Community Mental Health Journal, 1971,7, 183–188.PubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Behavioral Publications, Inc. 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Harvey A. Farberman
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Social WelfareState University of New York at Stony BrookNew York

Personalised recommendations