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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 45 new and published books in the subject of Mental Health Services & Policy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Addiction

    A Behavioral Economic Perspective

    By Shahram Heshmat

    Addiction: A Behavioral Economic Perspective focuses on the behavioral economics of addiction to explain why someone decides and act against her own well-being. It answers the questions of what accounts for self-defeating behavior patterns and how do we best motivate individuals to act according...

    Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Choosing Methods in Mental Health Research

    Mental Health Research from Theory to Practice

    Edited by Mike Slade, Stefan Priebe

    Choosing Methods in Mental Health Research develops a new framework for mental health research. It is concerned with how to choose the most appropriate mental health research method, not only to address a specific question, but to maximize the potential impact on shaping mental health care. Mike...

    Published May 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. A Guide to Global Mental Health Practice

    Seeing the Unseen

    By Craig L. Katz, Jan Schuetz-Mueller

    Drawing on the authors’ experience in developing and implementing global mental health programs in crisis and development settings, A Guide to Global Mental Health Practice: Seeing the Unseen is designed for mental health, public health, and primary care professionals new to this emerging area...

    Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Mental Health Practice in a Multicultural Society

    Perspectives from Lifespan and Positive Psychology

    Edited by Edward C. Chang, Rita Chang, Christina A. Downey

    Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Working Together to Reduce Harmful Drinking

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Mark Leverton

    This book is intended to contribute to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol. It explores areas where alcohol producers’ technical competence can and does make a positive contribution to reducing harmful drinking and where industry...

    Published April 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Neurobiology and Mental Health Clinical Practice

    New Directions, New Challenges

    Edited by Dennis Miehls, Jeffrey Applegate

    This book illustrates the current findings of interpersonal neurobiology from leading mental health clinician-scholars that inform knowledge building and clinical practice. Representing the fields of social work, psychology and psychiatry, these authors creatively apply research findings from the...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Innovations in Psychosocial Interventions for Psychosis

    Working with the hard to reach

    By Alan Meaden, Andrew Fox

    Despite the steady acceptance of psychological interventions for people with psychosis in routine practice many people continue to experience problems in their recovery. The need to develop new approaches, particularly for those who are more difficult to engage and have significant co-morbidities...

    Published March 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. New Law and Ethics in Mental Health Advance Directives

    The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Right to Choose

    By Penelope Weller

    Series: Explorations in Mental Health

    The recognition of positive rights and the growing impact of human rights principles has recently orchestrated a number of reforms in mental health law, bringing increasing entitlement to an array of health services. In this book, Penelope Weller considers the relationship between human rights and...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Mental Health Among Elderly Native Americans (Psychology Revivals)

    By James L. Narduzzi

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the 1990s providing mental health services to the elderly and particularly to elderly Native Americans had been an issue of some concern for the last several decades. Despite this, many public decisions made at the time were based on inadequate data. Due to this lack of data, there had been...

    Published January 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Evaluating Mental Health Practice (Psychology Revivals)

    Methods and Applications

    Edited by Derek Milne

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    With the emphasis in the 1980s on effectiveness and efficiency in health services, evaluation of practice was increasingly important. This was particularly true of mental health, where many practices were poorly evaluated and therefore might have been of questionable validity. Originally published...

    Published December 4th 2014 by Routledge