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Mental health social work in context

Nick Gould

Mental health social work in context

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric social work

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementNick Gould.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV689 .G67 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23392143M
    ISBN 109780415452014
    LC Control Number2009020721


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