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Integrating Mental Health into Primary Care: A Global Perspective

World Health Organization; World Organization of Family Doctors WHO Resources 2008 Report 9789241563680 mental health service, primary care

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This report, which was developed jointly by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the World Organization of Family Doctors (Wonca), presents the justification and advantages of providing mental health services in primary care. At the same time, it provides advice on how to implement and scale-up primary care for mental health, and describes how a range of health systems have successfully undertaken this transformation

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