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Mental Hospital Volunteer: Someone Who Cares / Indiana U Audio-Visual Center
Date
1955
Main contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Summary
Depicts the role and influence of the mental hospital volunteer in the lives of hospitalized mental patients.  Alludes to the scope of the problem of mental illness, and describes some of the undesirable conditions in mental hospitals, the needs of mental patients, the varied activities of a volunteer program, and the process of orienting and training new volunteers.  The longer version refers to the Indiana Mental Health Association and the nine mental hospitals in Indiana and includes a direct appeal for volunteers by a former patient.
Contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
Collection
IUL Moving Image Archive
Unit
IUL Moving Image Archive
Language
English
Physical Description
1 film reel (33 min.) sound,black and white/monochrome; 16 mm
Notes

Statement of Responsibility

Indiana U Audio-Visual Center

Other Identifier
: 7825567