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Journal Article
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Morgan, Kai A.; Robertson-Hickling, Hilary; Abel, Wendel D
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Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Article Title
Social and Demographic Characteristics of Mentally Ill Deportees. [Abstract]
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West Indian Medical journal
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2003
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52 Suppl. 6
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19
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Abstract
Objective: To describ socio-demographic characteristics and life experiences of mentally il deportees in Jamaica. Methods: A systematic review was conducted of all mentally ill deporteed living in shelters and community residential facilities. Fifteen people were identified and interviewed by trained personnel using a semi-structured format. Specific information such as age, forensic history, educational level, age at migration, marital status and psychiatric diagnosis was elicited. Trends were then reviewed.....
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