The Role of the Psychiatric Hospital in the Post-Hospitalization Rehabilitation Process

By Morton Wachspress

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1963

The author argues for the principles of moral treatment of patients in psychiatric hospitals. He states that these principles have rapidly disappeared from the national scene in the years following the Civil War and that they must be reinstituted.

Topic: Social Services, Institutional Care, Mental Health

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 40/No. 2

Page Number(s): 239-246

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Wachspress, Morton. The Role of the Psychiatric Hospital in the Post-Hospitalization Rehabilitation Process. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Winter 1963: 239-246. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=5345


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