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Adult and child psychiatry--one or two nations?

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Can Psychiatr Assoc J. 1970 Jun;15(3):247-52
Publication Type
Article
Date
Jun-1970

The Canadian Academy of Child Psychiatry. The development of child psychiatry in Canada.

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Source
J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1982 May;21(3):217-8
Publication Type
Article
Date
May-1982
Author
P D Steinhauer
Source
J Am Acad Child Psychiatry. 1982 May;21(3):217-8
Date
May-1982
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Academies and Institutes - history
Canada
Child
Child Psychiatry - history
History, 20th Century
Humans
PubMed ID
7047621 View in PubMed
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Child and adolescent mental health policy and plans in Canada: an analytic review.

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Source
Can J Psychiatry. 2010 Nov;55(11):746; author reply 746
Publication Type
Article
Date
Nov-2010

Child psychiatrists in the 90's: who will want us, who will need us.

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Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1986 Aug;31(6):493-8
Publication Type
Article
Date
Aug-1986
Author
Q. Rae-Grant
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1986 Aug;31(6):493-8
Date
Aug-1986
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Canada
Child
Child Health Services - trends
Child Psychiatry - economics - trends
Consumer Satisfaction
Forecasting
Health services needs and demand
Humans
Mental Disorders - epidemiology
Mental Health Services - trends
Referral and Consultation - trends
Research
Abstract
Child Psychiatry is now a well recognized and established sub-specialty in Canada. It has gone through a period of vigorous and healthy growth. Like psychiatry in general it now faces a number of challenges which provide potential threat but which may lead to better definition of priorities and of its most effective function. Other disciplines, medical and non-medical, increasingly compete for a place on the therapeutic spectrum. Within psychiatry the rhetoric between different schools of thought provides ammunition for those who have no use for any form of psychiatry however it may be provided. The challenge is to develop more effective ways of using the skills of the child psychiatrist within a recognition that the number of practitioners will never approach what would be required to have child psychiatry alone cover the treatment needs of children and adolescents. The field requires the adoption of a more flexible metaphor for training and practice with competence in the different schools of theory and of therapy. Attention needs to be paid to the consumer movement, to the impact of better informed parents and public and to the developing of a parsimonious and selective approach to the use of scarce professional time. The healthy growth of research in child psychiatry is a development long overdue and places the discipline on a scientific rather than a clinical practice base. At a time when funding and the cost of health care are crucial issues the development of a secure knowledge base, efficient methods of service delivery and the integration with other mental health care providers are opportunities and grounds for optimism about the future of the sub-specialty.
PubMed ID
3756749 View in PubMed
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Can Psychiatr Assoc J. 1969 Dec;14(6):601-6
Publication Type
Article
Date
Dec-1969
Source
Acta Paedopsychiatr. 1967 Jul-Aug;34(7):201-8
Publication Type
Article
Author
D. Lazure
Source
Acta Paedopsychiatr. 1967 Jul-Aug;34(7):201-8
Language
French
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Canada
Child
Child Psychiatry - education
Education, Medical, Graduate
Humans
PubMed ID
4881223 View in PubMed
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Can J Psychiatry. 1987 Oct;32(7):508-12
Publication Type
Article
Date
Oct-1987
Author
G. MacLean
Author Affiliation
Ottawa General Hospital, Ontario.
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1987 Oct;32(7):508-12
Date
Oct-1987
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adolescent Psychiatry - trends
Canada
Child
Child Psychiatry - trends
Humans
Referral and Consultation - trends
Abstract
This essay discusses the position of child psychiatry as a subspecialty in Canada today. Proceeding from a review of a paper written by Dr. Quentin Rae-Grant in 1970 "Adult and Child Psychiatry--One or Two Nations?" the author, using the concept of a nation as a metaphor, explores the evolution of child psychiatry as a subspecialty in Canada. The history of child psychiatry in Canada is reviewed briefly; from its early beginnings to an increased understanding of its uniqueness as a subspecialty, finally through to the formation of the Canadian Academy of Child Psychiatry in 1980. The essay stresses the mutuality of our dependence on the Canadian Psychiatric Association. The author emphasizes our mutual dependence on the greater organizational body of psychiatrists, and encourages a greater participation of child psychiatrists within the Canadian Psychiatric Association. The author also emphasizes the need to have a closer relationship with the Canadian Paediatric Society. In addition, the author discusses in some detail the more complex and controversial relationship between child psychiatry and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Finally the author emphasizes the importance of a close working relationship with the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. All of these relationships are emphasized in terms of mutual dependence.
PubMed ID
3676979 View in PubMed
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Children, psychiatrists and the courts: understanding the ambivalence of the legal profession. Part 1--General principles.

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Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1994 Nov;39(9):526-30, 538
Publication Type
Article
Date
Nov-1994
Author
N. Bala
Author Affiliation
Faculty of Law, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario.
Source
Can J Psychiatry. 1994 Nov;39(9):526-30, 538
Date
Nov-1994
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Adolescent Psychiatry - legislation & jurisprudence
Canada
Child
Child Abuse - diagnosis - legislation & jurisprudence - psychology
Child Abuse, Sexual - diagnosis - legislation & jurisprudence - psychology
Child Custody - legislation & jurisprudence
Child Psychiatry - legislation & jurisprudence
Expert Testimony - legislation & jurisprudence
Female
Humans
Interprofessional Relations
Juvenile Delinquency - legislation & jurisprudence - psychology
Male
Abstract
Psychiatrists and other mental health professionals are frequently involved as expert witnesses in court proceedings related to children and adolescents. Their testimony may be based on a therapeutic relationship, but frequently arises because of an assessment conducted specifically for the court process. This two part paper discusses some of the issues that arise when child psychiatrists are involved as expert witnesses in litigation, with specific focus on their role in child custody, sexual abuse and young offender cases. It also offers some practical advice for those who may be called as witnesses. There is controversy in the legal profession about the role of mental health professionals in the court process. While there is recognition of their expertise, there is also a concern about not wanting to have experts usurp the role of the courts. Legal professionals also question the "objectivity" of experts, and the reliability of their opinions. Frequently the opinions of psychiatrists about children and adolescents involved in litigation have inherently speculative and value based dimensions, and not "scientific". Participation in the court process by mental health experts is nevertheless a vitally important role, providing information, analysis and recommendations about what are often very difficult societal decisions. Part two of this paper starts on page 531.
PubMed ID
7874653 View in PubMed
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