Proposed model for northeast Ontario mental health services
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Proposed model for northeast Ontario mental health services report of the Northeast Ontario Mental Health Steering Committee.

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Published by Spicer MacGillivray in North Bay, Ont .
Written in English


  • Mental health services -- Ontario.,
  • Mentally ill -- Care -- Ontario.

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ContributionsBirnie, Peter R., Steering Committee for the Northeastern Ontario Mental Health Services.
LC ClassificationsRA"790.7"C3"P76
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20719478M

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