Care of the mentally ill

    Social Work and Mental Health

    By Malcolm Golightley

    Paperback Save £0.95 = £21.04

    A clear and accessible introduction to the complex issues surrounding mental health.

    Mental Capacity in Relationship

    By Camillia Kong

    Hardback Save £8.85 = £64.14

    This interdisciplinary book for philosophers, legal scholars, and medico-legal practitioners offers a unique relational account of mental capacity through critical analysis of concepts such as autonomy and rationality. It explores how relationships, and specific relational, dialogical practices, can enable or disable the decision-making of individuals with impairments.

    Mental Health Law in England and Wales

    By Paul Barber

    Paperback Save £4.20 = £38.79

    A complete, comprehensive and up-to-date reference guide to the Mental Health Act 1983, as amended by the 2007 Act, for any mental health professional - from social workers and occupational therapists, to GPs and nurses.


    By Dinah Miller

    Hardback Save £0.94 = £16.06

    They assess what psychiatry knows about the prediction of violence and the limitations of laws designed to protect the public.

    Cultural Perspectives on Mental Wellbeing: Spiritual Interpretations of Symptoms in Medical Practice

    By Natalie Tobert

    Paperback £19.45

    Providing much needed understandings of cultural differences in attitudes and beliefs towards issues such as illness, death and mental health, this book is a remedy against the cultural dissonance occurring at present between Western medical systems and their increasingly diverse patients, in order to facilitate integrated and suitable care.

    Connecting in the Land of Dementia

    By Deborah Shouse

    Paperback £12.85

    Mental Health Social Work in Context

    By Nick Gould

    Paperback Save £1.46 = £24.53

    This new edition of Mental Health Social Work in Context continues to be an authoritative, evidence based introduction to an area of specialism chosen by many social work students. Grounded in the social models of mental health particularly relevant to qualifying social workers, but also familiarising students with social aspects...

    Mental Illness, Human Rights and the Law

    By Brendan D. Kelly

    Hardback £34.26

    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.

    Approved Mental Health Professional's Guide to Mental Health

    By Robert A. Brown

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £23.25

    Written specifically for Approved Mental Health Professionals AMPHs, this book brings together the elements of the legislation, Code of Practice, Memorandum, Government Circulars and relevant case law and policy covering both the roles which fall to an AMHP in the revised Mental Health Care Act as well as the Key...

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