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Addressing Mental Health Workforce Needs in Underserved Rural Areas: Accomplishments and Challenges

Description
Reviews efforts to address mental health workforce needs in underserved rural areas. Includes a history of federal efforts to address rural mental health workforce needs. Discusses Mental Health Professional Shortage Area (MHPSA) designations.
Author(s)
Donna C. Bird, Patricia Dempsey, David Hartley
Date
10/2001
Type
Document
Organization
Maine Rural Health Research Center
Tagged as
Behavioral health workforce · Health workforce shortage designations · Health workforce supply and demand · Mental health · Policy