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Offering an up-to-date overview of how gender and sexuality affect mental health, this book will help women to self-identify and self-manage the symptoms of mental ill health. It covers a range of specific mental health disorders - many of which are more common in women - and includes real-life case...
This is a comprehensive overview of mental health problems associated with pregnancy and the year after delivery. This is a core component of maternity care. The second edition has been updated to reflect current practice, recent evidence and new clinical guidelines. Topics include diagnosis and management and issues for children...
A sound practical guide to the complex world of management in psychiatric practice. It gives a theoretical overview of the management, structure, funding and politics of the NHS and focuses on both the various skills necessary for running services and personal development skills, with an emphasis on leadership and medical...
By Tony Zigmond
This book guides clinicians through the mental health legislation that they need to understand and use in their daily practice, covering the Mental Health Act 1983 and amendments from 2007, 2012 and 2014. This new edition includes significant new case law from the past two years.
This book explores the law relating to the right to liberty of people with mental illness and international human rights standards. It is also a manifesto for change, urging reconsideration of the protection and promotion of the human rights of people with mental illness. Covers all UK jurisdictions plus Ireland.
Spiritual issues still raise ethical and professional dilemmas in mental healthcare. This text use narrative excerpts and case illustrations to explore the importance and challenge of spirituality in clinical psychiatric practice and show how spiritual concerns can be included in a range of psychiatric treatment options.
By Nick Brindle
This easy-to-read book explains the nuts and bolts of the Mental Capacity Act 2005 to help clinicians in their daily practice. The second edition expands on clinically relevant issues from the courts, and assists in bridging the gap between court judgments and the frontline clinician.
This is a comprehensive guide to the application of cognitive-behavioural therapy CBT throughout adult psychiatry. Case histories are used to illustrate the application as well as the theory underpinning the techniques. No school of CBT dominates in the book, but a range of CBT therapies are discussed, with particular focus...