Research on community-based mental health services for children and adolescents
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Published by Elsevier JAI in Amsterdam, Oxford .
Written in English


  • Community mental health services for children.,
  • Community mental health services for teenagers.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by William H. Fisher.
SeriesResearch in community and mental health -- v. 14
ContributionsFisher, William H.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 237 p. :
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18585055M
ISBN 100762313153
ISBN 109780762313150

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