Mental health care and illness prevention present distinct challenges in rural areas with limited resources. This paper examines rural-specific mental health care concerns and uses a public health prevention model to discuss the most current and prolific strategies to address these issues. The unique role of the social work profession in implementing these strategies is highlighted.
"Contemporary Mental Health Care in Rural Areas: Challenges and Strategies,"
Contemporary Rural Social Work Journal: Vol. 11
, Article 13.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.murraystate.edu/crsw/vol11/iss1/13