Mental health problems of public assistance clients.
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Mental health problems of public assistance clients. by Helen Herrick

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Published by California Dept. of Mental Hygiene, Office of Planning in Sacramento .
Written in English



  • California.


  • Welfare recipients -- California.,
  • Psychiatric social work -- California.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCalifornia. Dept. of Mental Hygiene. Office of Planning.
LC ClassificationsHV98.C3 H4
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 125 p.
Number of Pages125
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5636045M
LC Control Number68063480

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