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.
Major organization : MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND MENTAL HYGIENE
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).
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.
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.
An advocacy group for disabled persons, and an individual subjected to a mental hygiene pickup, brought an action under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the Rehabilitation Act, alleging that the state criminalized mental hygiene pickups by treating or labeling them as arrests, thereby discriminating against persons with mental disabilities.
An outbreak of an unusual pneumonia was first reported in the Guandong Province of China in November 2002, but wasn't recognized as SARS until March when cases began to be reported in Hong Kong and Vietnam, according to the New York City Department of Health-and Mental Hygiene.
Georges Benjamin, MD, FACP, is the Secretary of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in Baltimore, Md.

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