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How are the mental health issues of the Native American in Arizona being treated What interventions with the Native American population in Arizona are effective for substance abuse domestic violence and mental illness

NOMINATED TOPIC | October 8, 2014
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How are the mental health issues of the Native American in Arizona being treated What interventions with the Native American population in Arizona are effective for substance abuse domestic violence and mental illness

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Underserved minimalized population often living in poverty. Healthcare disparity is evident as well as a lack of logistical planning ie roads electricity and water. Not everyone has transportation. Lack of research with this population.

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Will provide documentation to agencies responsible for bringing needed care and resources to these people.

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Psychiatric NP. in rural Arizona. Have provided mental health care off the reservation because services are not available there.
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Internet Citation: How are the mental health issues of the Native American in Arizona being treated What interventions with the Native American population in Arizona are effective for substance abuse domestic violence and mental illness. Content last reviewed November 2017. Effective Health Care Program, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.
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