MENTAL HEALTH CARE

is one category of health care which specializes in the mental health and therefore the care of those with mental health problems. Treatments under the general mental health care branch include- psychiatry, psychology, neurology and more generic social work.

MENTAL HEALTH CARE: "For patients who do not have families or friends that can care for them appropriately, mental health care can be provided to ensure the patient has a good enough standard of healthcare during their disorder."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "MENTAL HEALTH CARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mental-health-care/ (accessed April 26, 2018).
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