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  1. Working in Mental Health

    Practice and Policy in a Changing Environment

    Edited by Peter Phillips, Tom Sandford, Claire Johnston

    A paradigm shift in the ways in which mental health services are delivered is happening—both for service users and for professional mental healthcare workers. The landscape is being changed by a more influential service user movement, a range of new community-based mental healthcare programmes...

    Published March 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Dangerous People

    Policy, Prediction, and Practice

    Edited by Bernadette McSherry, Patrick Keyzer

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    Experienced legal academics and mental health professionals explore the current approaches to “dangerousness” and preventive detention. The defining characteristics of those deemed dangerous by society vary according to culture, place, and time, and the contributors to this text have gathered to...

    Published July 6th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Understanding the Behavioral Healthcare Crisis

    The Promise of Integrated Care and Diagnostic Reform

    Edited by Nicholas A. Cummings, William T. O'Donohue

    Understanding the Behavioral Healthcare Crisis is a necessary book, edited and contributed to by a great variety of authors from academia, government, and industry. The book takes a bold look at what reforms are needed in healthcare and provides specific recommendations. Some of the serious...

    Published April 4th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Clinical Supervision

    Fundamental International Themes

    Edited by John R. Cutcliffe, Kristiina Hyrkas, John Fowler

    The Routledge Handbook of Clinical Supervision provides a global ‘state of the art’ overview of clinical supervision, presenting and examining the most comprehensive, robust empirical evidence upon which to base practice. This authoritative volume builds on a previous volume, Fundamental Themes in...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Off the Couch

    Contemporary Psychoanalytic Applications

    Edited by Alessandra Lemma, Matthew Patrick

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! The contemporary relevance of psychoanalysis is being increasingly questioned; Off the Couch challenges this view, demonstrating that psychoanalytic thinking and its applications are both innovative and relevant, in...

    Published March 5th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Mental Health Services for Adults with Intellectual Disability

    Strategies and Solutions

    Edited by Nick Bouras, Geraldine Holt

    Series: Maudsley Series

    This book considers how mental health services have evolved over the past three decades to meet the needs of people with intellectual disability, focusing on the ways that theories and policies have been applied to clinical practice. Nick Bouras and Geraldine Holt both have extensive experience in...

    Published January 14th 2010 by Psychology Press

  7. Responding to Drug Misuse

    Research and Policy Priorities in Health and Social Care

    Edited by Susanne MacGregor

    Responding to Drug Misuse provides a unique insight into the current shape of the drugs treatment system in England. Reporting findings from research linked to the government's ten year drugs strategy Tackling Drugs to Build a Better Britain, the book places these in the context of policy, practice...

    Published September 8th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Reaching Out

    The Psychology of Assertive Outreach

    Edited by Caroline Cupitt

    Assertive outreach is a means of helping people with serious and persistent mental health difficulties who have not engaged with conventional mental health services. Reaching Out examines the application of psychological approaches in assertive outreach – a process which involves forming new...

    Published August 5th 2009 by Routledge

  9. Staff Support Groups in the Helping Professions

    Principles, Practice and Pitfalls

    Edited by Phil Hartley, David Kennard

    Staff burnout and work-related stress in mental health professionals cost the National Health Service not only millions of pounds each year, but also impact upon the welfare of those being cared for. Staff Support Groups in the Helping Professions takes the lead from recent Department of Health...

    Published April 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  10. Sociology and Health

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Morrall, Peter Morrall

    This lively, introductory text provides students and health practitioners with the foundations of a sociological understanding of health issues. Written for anyone who is interested in health and disease in contemporary global society, this book engages the reader to act upon their occupational and...

    Published February 17th 2009 by Routledge