Mental health services

    Transforming Infant Wellbeing: Research, Policy and Practice for the First 1001 Critical Days

    Paperback £29.62

    Transforming Infant Wellbeing brings together science and policy to highlight the critical importance of the first 1001 days of infancy: the period from conception to the second birthday. Introduced and edited by Penelope Leach, who uniquely combines academic knowledge of infant development with the ability to write about it for...

    Public Health Perspectives on Depressive Disorders

    Paperback £32.06

    The third and longest part addresses the vulnerability of diverse groups to depressive illness and underscore best practices to mitigate risk while improving both the preventive and therapeutic armamentaria.

    Police Suicide

    By Richard Armitage

    Paperback £27.92

    This text makes a primary and informed contribution to a subject that is under-researched in the UK - the suicide of those who work in the UK police service - by offering an analysis of UK case studies of officers and staff who have either completed suicide or experienced suicide...

    Reasoning against Madness

    By Manuella Meyer

    Hardback Save £7.04 = £87.96

    Examines the emergence of Brazilian psychiatry during a period of national regeneration, demonstrating how sociopolitical negotiations can shape psychiatric professionalization

    Design for Mental and Behavioral Health

    By Mardelle McCuskey Shepley

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £38.37

    Studies confirm that the physical environment influences health outcomes, emotional state, preference, satisfaction and orientation, but very little research has focused on mental and behavioural health settings. This book summarizes design principles and design research for individuals who are intending to design new mental and behavioural health facilities and those...

    Clinical Psychology: A Very Short Introduction

    By Susan Llewelyn

    Paperback £7.85

    Clinical psychology treats people who are facing difficulties or changes in their lives. Approaching personal distress as an unhappy outcome of certain ways of thinking, behaving and relating, often occurring within difficult circumstances, practitioners work with people to try and help them change what is distressing or concerning them.

    Madness

    By Peter Morrall

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    This book is an introduction to the uncertainties and incongruities about madness. It is aimed at all of those who are curious about this subject whether out of general inquisitiveness or because it is part of a formal course of study. Using case studies of real people in order to...

    Psychosocial Assessment in Mental Health

    Paperback Save £1.41 = £23.58

    A step-by-step guide on how to undertake each stage of the psychosocial assessment process in practice.

    Key Concepts in Mental Health

    By David Pilgrim

    Paperback Save £1.41 = £23.58

    This bestselling text provides a complete and concise overview of mental health and all the issues that surround it from a theoretical and practical perspective.

    Anti-discriminatory Practice in Mental Health Care for Older

    Paperback £22.00

    This book provides mental health students and practitioners with the key knowledge to carry out anti-discriminatory practice while working with older people from minority groups. With contributions from experts in the fields of mental health and care for older people, it looks at issues for practice, such as access to...

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