3410.0 Geographic analyses in mental health

Monday, November 8, 2010: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
This session describes strategies for making broad use of community-level data to identify, characterize and meet population needs.
Session Objectives: Identify community characteristics associated with variation in population mental health needs. Describe how individuals with mental health needs characterize their community resources. Discuss strategies for targeting mental health resources based on community characteristics.

Examining Associations between Psychiatric Disability and Proximity to Neighborhood Amenities
Stephen Metraux, MA, PhD, Eugene Brusilovskiy, MS, Janet Prvu-Bettger, PhD, Yin-ling Wong, PhD and Mark Salzer, PhD
A systematic review of the predictors of depression among people with epilepsy: Placing correlates in an ecological perspective
Elizabeth Reisinger Walker, MAT, MPH, Amanda Garcia-Williams, MPH, Nancy Thompson, PhD, MPH and Colleen DiIorio, PhD, RN

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Organized by: Mental Health
Endorsed by: Epidemiology, Social Work

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)

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