mental hygiene


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Noun1.mental hygiene - the branch of psychiatry concerned with psychological methodsmental hygiene - the branch of psychiatry concerned with psychological methods
psychiatry, psychological medicine, psychopathology - the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
clinical psychology - the branch of psychology concerned with the treatment of abnormal mentation and behavior
Freudian psychology - the psychological theories of Sigmund Freud
Jungian psychology - the psychological theories of Carl Jung
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Angus, who had hitherto maintained hilarious ease from motives of mental hygiene, revealed the strain of his soul by striding abruptly out of the inner room and confronting the new-comer.
Background: At issue is whether the plaintiff has standing to initiate a proceeding in its own name seeking a writ of mandamus to compel a hospital to comply with Section 9.31(b) of the Mental Hygiene Law, which sets forth the procedure that must be followed after a patient requests an admission or retention hearing.
Address : Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Office of Procurement and Support Serv.
In November 2015, the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) began developing and implementing plans for managing Zika virus and on February 1, 2016, activated its Incident Command System.
Each year in New York City (NYC), more than 6,000 people end up hospitalized for foodborne illness (New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 2014).
The mental hygiene movement, a dramatic extension of Progressive Era delinquency prevention into America's public schools, began to take form in the United States in 1908, catalyzed by the publication of Clifford Whittingham Beers' A Mind That Found Itself.
Led by MdPHA President Margaret Hayes, MS, the meeting included a presentation by Frances Phillips, deputy secretary for health services at Maryland's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, who discussed population health problems in the private and public health system and the need for reform.
Address for correspondence: Sharon Baiter, Bureau of Communicable Disease, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 125 Worth S, CN 22A, New York, NY 10013, USA; email: sbalter@health.nyc.gov
The new model was tested in conjunction with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, which has been among the leading agencies collecting the data necessary to gauge the spread of disease.
Vicki Peters, the head of pediatric surveillance for the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

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