AbstractsSocial Work

Casework with female patients in a psychiatric day hospital.

by Elizabeth. Locke

Institution: McGill University
Department: School of Social Work.
Degree: Master of Social Work.
Year: 1951
Keywords: Social Work.
Record ID: 1584321
Full text PDF: http://digitool.library.mcgill.ca/thesisfile118918.pdf


The developnent of care for mental patients has seen increasing emphasis laid on the social factors involved in the illness. It is thought that a person develops an illness in part through a constitutional predisposition and in part from environmental stress. [...]