Year: 1992 Source: Hospital and Community Psychiatry, v.43, no.10, (October 1992), p.965-966 SIEC No: 19960177

Describes ways that rural communities, despite lack of professional resources, have developed to provide emergency psychiatric care & to improve the quality of the services delivered. Hiring a technical consultant educator for a 2 day conference on emergency psychiatry & mobile outreach visits are discussed. Creativity, flexibility & innovativeness are the best tools in working in emergency psychiatry in rural areas.