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Helping People who are Homeless, Part 1

Season 9 Episode 3 | 26m 46s

A model program in Boston offers a holistic approach to clinical care for the homeless built around a ‘street team’ bringing mental health resources directly to those most in need. Guest: Katherine Koh, M.D., Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Street Psychiatrist, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program.

Aired: 04/30/24 | Expires: 04/30/27
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