"The Mental Health and Substance Use Workforce for Older Adults: In Whose Hands?" ed. by Jill Eden, Katie Maslow, Mai Le, and Dan Blazer
Committee on the Mental Health Workforce for Geriatric Populations; Board on Health Care Services; Institute of Medicine
NAS Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0309256658 9780309256650 | 301 pages | PDF | 5 MB
This issue assesses the needs of population and the workforce that serves it. The breadth and magnitude of inadequate workforce training and personnel shortages have grown to such proportions, says the committee, that no single approach, nor a few isolated changes in disparate federal agencies or programs, can adequately address the issue.