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Childhood sexual abuse: a mental health issue

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Discusses why people with a history of child sexual abuse are more likely to develop anxiety disorders, problems with identity and post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Stigma and discrimination around mental disorders and addictions

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at how discrimination can negatively impact on recovery for people dealing with mental health issues or substance abuse.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Unemployment and mental health and addictions

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at how unemployment can affect people's vulnerability to mental illness and addictions.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Housing for people with mental disorders and addictions

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at the experiences of people with mental disorders and addictions with substandard, or even dangerous, housing.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Economic costs of mental disorders and addictions

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at the financial burdens mental health disorders and addictions can have on individuals, as well as workplaces and society as a whole.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Personal costs of mental disorders and addictions

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at some of the personal costs of mental disorders and addiction to individuals, including education, participation in social activities, adequate housing, and others.

Personality disorders

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Describes the symptoms and treatment of personality disorders. Lists community agencies in British Columbia.

Treatments for mental disorders

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at the common treatments available for mental illnesses.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Alternative treatments for mental disorders

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English
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Online
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HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Provides information on alternative and experimental treatments for mental illnesses.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Relapse prevention for addictions

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
HereToHelp.bc.ca
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Looks at reasons why relapses can happen, and suggests strategies and ways to help prevent it or cope with it if it happens to you. PDF required to read.

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Includes bibliographical references.
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