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The First Community Mental Health Center in Greece: Three Years Assessment of an Experiment

  • Costas Stefanis
  • Michael Madianos
  • Dimitra Madianou
  • Ageliki Kounalaki

Abstract

In Greece there is a wide consensus among state officials, professionals in health care field and the general public that the existing mental health care delivery system is inadequate and poorly organized.1,2 The need for planning of decentralized and effectively coordinated community services has long been accepted but only sporadic attempts towards this direction were made.

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Mental Health Care Community Mental Health Community Mental Health Center Adult Service Mental Health Care System 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Costas Stefanis
    • 1
  • Michael Madianos
    • 1
  • Dimitra Madianou
    • 1
  • Ageliki Kounalaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryMedical School University of AthensAthensGreece

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