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Support systems in Black communities

Lawrence E. Gary

Support systems in Black communities

implications for mental health services for children and youth

by Lawrence E. Gary

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Published by Mental Health Research Center, Institute for Urban Affairs and Research, Howard University in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Child mental health -- United States.,
    • Child mental health services -- United States.,
    • African Americans -- Mental health -- Social aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lawrence E. Gary.
      SeriesOccasional paper - Mental Health Research Center, Institute for Urban Affairs and Research, Howard University ;, v. 3, no. 4, Occasional paper (Howard University. Mental Health Research and Development Center) ;, v. 3, no. 4.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRJ111 .G37
      The Physical Object
      Pagination53 p. ;
      Number of Pages53
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4740474M
      LC Control Number78050887

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