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Published: 01 April 2018
Figure 1 Baseline Public Attitudes about Stigma, Willingness to Pay for Mental Health System Improvements, and Policies to Expand Mental Health Services in the No-Exposure Control Arm ( N  = 342) Notes : a Serious mental illness b Respondents were first asked, “Would you be willing to pay More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1068–1070.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Daniel W. Shuman Paul Appelbaum. Almost a Revolution: Mental Health Law and the Limits of Change . New York: Oxford University Press, 1994. 233 pages. $34.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References Ensminger , J. J. , and T. O. Ligouri. 1978 . The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 369–416.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Rada K. Dagher; Patricia M. McGovern; Bryan E. Dowd Abstract This study examines the association of leave duration with depressive symptoms, mental health, physical health, and maternal symptoms in the first postpartum year, using a prospective cohort design. Eligible employed women, eighteen years...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 41–66.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Glenn L. Pierce; Mary L. Durham; William H. Fisher This paper examines the impact of broadened Washington state civil commitment standards on utilization of the state's mental hospitals. Included in the analysis is an assessment of the impact of a public event (a well-publicized murder case) which...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 135–145.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Kieke G. H. Okma Richard G. Frank and Sherry A. Glied. Better But Not Well: Mental Health Policy in the United States since 1950. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. 208 pp. $39.95 cloth; $21.95 paper. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Carey, B. 2007 . Many...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 387–411.
Published: 01 April 1990
...M. Gregg Bloche; Francine Cournos That public policy has abysmally failed the chronically mentally ill seems beyond genuine dispute. Successive reforms have foundered on the familiar shoals of overblown expectations and insufficient resources. In this paper, we review current policies affecting the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 751–768.
Published: 01 August 1996
... on the intended services or use budgetary strategies to appear to be in compliance with maintenance-of-effort provisions but then reallocate block grant funds from the targeted program. We studied the effect of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health block grant program on state substance abuse...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 769–804.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Uri Aviram; Robert A. Weyer In this article, we discuss changing trends of mental health legislation in the United States using a case study of the process of reforming the civil commitment law in New Jersey. That state’s new commitment law, commonly called the “screening law,” was enacted after a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 805–822.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Sara S. Bachman State governments fund more than one-half of public mental health service system costs through mental health departments, other state agencies, and the Medicaid program. They use some of these resources to finance community-based mental health services through purchase-of-service...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 773–800.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jean L. McSween Public attitudes toward mental health present an interesting puzzle. While mental health is one aspect of general health and well-being, it receives less support for government spending increases than does health care. One explanation lies with the stigma that is attached to mental...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 801–832.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Nancy Wolff Policy makers in the United States and the United Kingdom recognize that mentally disordered offenders present special challenges to law enforcement,mental health, and social service systems, as well as the community. Although various policy initiatives have advanced over the past...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1109–1152.
Published: 01 December 2004
...C. Lee Harrington This article reports on a qualitative study of defense attorneys'perceptions of the mental competence or rationality of death row inmates'decisions to waive habeas appeals and proceed directly to execution. Interviews were conducted with twenty attorneys who have either directly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 129–152.
Published: 01 February 1988
...David A. Rochefort Analysts have frequently used the concept of a cycle to describe the historical development of mental health policy in the United States. According to the “cyclical” perspective, the mental health system alternates between crests of high policy and program activity and troughs of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 765–768.
Published: 01 August 1988
...James J. Callahan, Jr. Charles A. Kiesler and Amy A. Sibulkin, Mental Hospitalization: Myths and Facts About a National Crisis (Newbury Park, CA: Sage, 1987). Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Book Reviews 765 of governors or...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 531–559.
Published: 01 August 1978
...Richard Rumer This paper traces the development of theory and public awareness of mental health from 1900 to 1960, with particular stress on the rise of social psychiatric models and the impact of events in and around World War Two. The federal legislative history of the Community Mental Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 517–540.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Robin E. Clark; Robert A. Dorwart Community mental health agencies (CMHAs) provide most of the institutional outpatient treatment in the United States. A great deal of this care is given to clients at prices below the actual cost of the service. As the number of mental health providers increases...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 541–552.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Andrew Brotman Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Report from the Field Privatization of Mental Health Services: The Massachusetts Experiment Andrew Brotman...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 254–257.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Scott McCuen James W. Trent Jr. Inventing the Feeble Mind: A History of Mental Retardation in the United States. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. 361 pp. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 254 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law health care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 145–167.
Published: 01 February 1990
... change. The specific features of this realignment are analyzed in the context of mental health DRGs. This article concludes that, based on the consequences of DRGs to date, we ought to look beyond present indicators of retrenchment in the health care system to how the unique features of the American...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 February 1990
...David A. Lambert; Thomas G. McGuire This article studies determinants of two important sets of laws regulating insurance coverage for mental health care: mandated inclusion of minimum coverage for psychotherapy, and mandated coverage for psychologist services, the so-called freedom of choice (FOC...