Deinstitutionalization

Deinstitutionalization

Elderly and able?

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Ella Haley
Ann Hauprich
Edition: 
Vol 9, No.1
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article explores the health problems of growing older. Discusses mental health and aging. Challenges for elders without community support. 

Women in institutions

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
The Feminist Therapy Support Group
Edition: 
Vol 3, No. 4
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1982
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article is the fourth of a special issue of Healthsharing on the topic of women and therapy by The Feminist Therapy Study/Support Group. Examines whether institutions could be more intimate and more humane.

Relocations, dislocations and innovations in mental health reform: examining the impact of psychiatric deinstitutionalization on

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English
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British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Women's Health Research Bulletins (CEWHRB)
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Online
Paper
Author: 
Marina Morrow
Jules Smith
Ann Pederson
Lupin Battersby
Alain Lesage
Publisher: 
Research Bulletin
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses how deinstitutionalization affects men and women differently and what kind of unique needs arise when people are relocated to new communities.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISSN 14963612

Unpacking the shift to home care

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English
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Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Womens' Health (ACEWH)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Colleen Flood
Publisher: 
Maritime Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
1999
Publication Place: 
Halifax, NS

Explores the shift from hospital care to home care. Describes the de-institutionalization process and its implications. Provides recommendations on advocacy for efficient and equitable home care policies.

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MCEWH HERF.F54 1999
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Includes bibliographical references.
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