spread too thin


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Labor's latest mental health funding commitment has been spread too thin, the federal government's former chief adviser on the issue says.
But the British army quickly found itself spread too thin as 8,000 troops were scattered across the largest province in Afghanistan.
On the other hand, if our resources for treating emotional suffering are spread too thin, then some types of disorders that respond well to evidence-based treatments, such as antidepressant therapy for major depressive disorders, may be neglected.