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[Community health in action]

Contributor(s):
Orleans, Sam.
Publication:
[Knoxville, TN : Sam Orleans, 1954]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Public Health
Community Health Services
Community Participation
United States
Genre(s):
Instructional Films and Videos
Popular Works
Abstract:
This film shows the benefit of coordination and collaboration among health departments, volunteer organizations, doctors, nurses, dentists, and other citizens to deliver health services, including mental health, in the community. Proper infant care, clean water, sanitation, pasteurization of milk, industrial safety, and other matters are presented as the responsibility of a well-organized community health department, and as central to a well-functioning community. The film notes that psychiatric therapy has less of a stigma than it once did, and families are more willing to seek help for children with behavior and other difficulties. A psychologist is shown observing a little girl at play and painting and drawing, to help him better understand issues her mother says she is having at home.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
022 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Received: July 7, 1995 as a donation from the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Univ. of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
9703621 (See catalog record)
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Contributor(s):
Orleans, Sam.
Publication:
[Knoxville, TN : Sam Orleans, 1954]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Public Health
Community Health Services
Community Participation
United States
Genre(s):
Instructional Films and Videos
Popular Works
Abstract:
This film shows the benefit of coordination and collaboration among health departments, volunteer organizations, doctors, nurses, dentists, and other citizens to deliver health services, including mental health, in the community. Proper infant care, clean water, sanitation, pasteurization of milk, industrial safety, and other matters are presented as the responsibility of a well-organized community health department, and as central to a well-functioning community. The film notes that psychiatric therapy has less of a stigma than it once did, and families are more willing to seek help for children with behavior and other difficulties. A psychologist is shown observing a little girl at play and painting and drawing, to help him better understand issues her mother says she is having at home.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
022 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Provenance:
Received: July 7, 1995 as a donation from the Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Univ. of Pittsburgh Medical Center.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
9703621 (See catalog record)