Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Ethics & Legal issues in Mental Health Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 30 new and published books in the subject of Ethics & Legal issues in Mental Health — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Caring and Well-being

    A Lifeworld Approach

    By Kathleen Galvin, Les Todres

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Something is missing in contemporary health and social care. Health and illness is often measured in policy documents in economic terms, and clinical outcomes are enmeshed in statistical data, with the patient’s experience left to one side. This stimulating book is concerned with how to humanise...

    Published June 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Minister's Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments

    2nd Edition

    By W. Brad Johnson, William L. Johnson

    The Minister’s Guide to Psychological Disorders and Treatments, 2nd ed, is a thorough yet succinct guide to everything a minister might need to know about the most common psychological disorders and the most useful mental-health treatments. Written in straightforward and accessible language, this...

    Published May 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Traumatic Ruptures: Abandonment and Betrayal in the Analytic Relationship

    Edited by Robin A. Deutsch

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    For much of its history, psychoanalysis has been strangely silent about sudden ruptures in the analytic relationship and their immediate and far-reaching effects for those involved. Such issues of betrayal and abandonment – the death of an analyst, a patient’s suicide, an ethical violation –...

    Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  4. A Pocket Guide to Risk Assessment and Management in Mental Health

    By Chris Hart

    Risk assessment and risk management are top of every mental health trust’s agenda. This concise and easy-to-read book provides an informative and practical guide to the process of undertaking a risk assessment, arriving at a formulation and then developing a risk management plan. Covering...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. A Practice that Works

    Strategies to Complement Your Stand Alone Therapy Practice

    Edited by Steven M. Harris, Ph.D, David C. Ivey, Ph.D, Roy A. Bean, Ph.D.

    In the advent of managed care and the continuing decline in reimbursement felt across the various disciplines of mental health have had profound impacts upon the quality and quantity of care in the field. As it has become increasingly difficult for a practitioner in private practice to...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Ethics and Mental Health

    The Patient, Profession and Community

    By Michael Robertson, Garry Walter

    The field of ethics is expanding and has assumed new significance as a compulsory part of study for psychiatrists and all mental health professionals. Ethics and Mental Health: The Patient, Profession and Community presents a new approach to these ethical dilemmas that have become an increasing...

    Published September 25th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Red Flags in Psychotherapy

    Stories of Ethics Complaints and Resolutions

    By Patricia Keith-Spiegel

    This book delves into risks that can easily bedevil any psychotherapist and what can happen if they are ignored. Dramatic storytelling, based on actual incidents from the author’s experiences as a member of ethics committees and as an ethics teacher and consultant, explores actions prompting...

    Published September 16th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Values and Ethics in Counseling

    Real-Life Ethical Decision Making

    Edited by Dana Heller Levitt, Holly J. Hartwig Moorhead

    Many counselors learn about ethics in graduate school by applying formal, step-by-step ethical decision-making models that require counselors to be aware of their values and refrain from imposing personal values that might harm clients. However, in the real world, counselors often make split-second...

    Published June 25th 2013 by Routledge

  9. The Bilingual Counselor's Guide to Spanish

    Basic Vocabulary and Interventions for the Non-Spanish Speaker

    By Roberto Swazo

    Designed specifically with mental health professionals in mind, The Bilingual Counselor’s Guide to Spanish is perfect for counselors interested in expanding their client base and language skill set. Featuring terminology and cultural phrases specific to the mental health profession, this text...

    Published May 8th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Developing a Forensic Practice

    Operations and Ethics for Experts

    By William H. Reid

    The Manfred S. Guttmacher Award Winner Developing a forensic practice can be confusing and intimidating. Dr. William Reid, a highly experienced forensic psychiatrist, has written a practical, straightforward guide for clinicians interested in doing it right and increasing their opportunities for a...

    Published March 18th 2013 by Routledge