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  • Date
  • Title
    Human resources for mental health care: Current situation and strategies for action
  • Journal

    The Lancet
  • Publisher
  • Year
  • Author
    Kakuma R, Minas H, van Ginneken N, Dal Poz MR, Desiraju K, Morris JE, Saxena S & Scheffler RM
  • Description
    "Here, we review the current state of human resources for mental health, needs, and strategies for action. At present, human resources for mental health in countries of low and middle income show a serious shortfall that is likely to grow unless effective steps are taken." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Workforce Assessment, Planning and Policy
  • Keywords
    mental health, shotage, supply, strategy, needs
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