Rural Adolescent Residential Treatment Facilities as Centers of Clinical Support and Excellence


In rural western states (e.g., Wyoming, Idaho, Montana, Utah) that are large geographically and small in population, it is unrealistic to expect to have comprehensive mental health and substance abuse professional support in most rural communities. One viable idea is for mature and distinguished treatment facilities in those geographic areas to expand their delivery system.

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Coll, K. and Haas, R. (2013) Rural Adolescent Residential Treatment Facilities as Centers of Clinical Support and Excellence. Advances in Applied Sociology, 3, 102-105. doi: 10.4236/aasoci.2013.32013.

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