Emerging Trends in Research and Social Psychiatry: Accomplishments and Future Prospects

  • David Mechanic


In the past 20 years research efforts in social psychiatry have not only contributed to more appropriate and effective care for patients, but also has focused the research agenda more clearly. This paper will examine some important contributions, and efforts necessary to move forward in the coming years.


Schizophrenic Patient Stressful Life Event Emotional Involvement Social Psychiatry Life Change Event 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Mechanic
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  1. 1.Rutgers UniversityNew BrunswickUSA

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