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Matrix support in mental health: the perception of professional in territory

Apoio matricial em saúde mental: percepção de profissionais no território
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Azevedo, Dulcian Medeiros de; Gondim, Marianna Cristina Sizenando Maia; Silva, Danielle Souza

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Abstract Objective: To investigate the perception of health professionals about the articulation between the services of a same territory, from the perspective of care for patients with mental disorders. Methods: A descriptive research with qualitative approach, developed in the municipality of Caicó / RN, through interviews with 12 health professionals in April 2011. Results: Most subjects were female (75%), and 50% aged between 21 and 29 years. Moreover, 75% reported never having worked in other mental health service. Were created three categories: Matrix support in light of the referral; the medicalization of mental health services and FHS; and academic formation and the work process in health. Conclusion: The health services surveyed develop a fragmented and poorly articulated care, and does not recognize the matrix as practice of work process in health.
Keywords mental health; health care; nursing; psychiatric care; health policy; health occupations; psychosocial care; working conditions; Brazil
Classification Psychological Disorders, Mental Health Treatment and Prevention; Medicine, Social Medicine
Method empirical; qualitative empirical
Free Keywords Primary Health Care; Family Health Program
Document language Portugese
Publication Year 2013
Page/Pages p. 3311-3322
Journal Revista de Pesquisa: Cuidado é Fundamental Online, 5 (2013) 1
ISSN 2175-5361
Status Published Version; peer reviewed
Licence Free Digital Peer Publishing Licence