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Outreach in Community Mental Health Care: A Manual for Practitioners

Paperback, 15/06/2017, £46.49
£41.84
Outreach in Community Mental Health Care: A Manual for Practitioners offers readers a comprehensive and practical guide to treating patients in the community setting.

Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness and Family Secrets

Paperback, 03/08/2017, £9.99
£8.99
In the summer of 1953, maverick neurosurgeon William Beecher Scoville performed a operation on a twenty-seven-year-old epileptic patient named Henry Molaison. The operation failed to eliminate Molaison's intractable seizures, but it did have an unintended effect: Henry was left profoundly amnesic, unable to create long term memories.

Soothing the Troubled Mind: Treatment and Prevention of Schizophrenia with Acupuncture and Moxibustion

7, 30/06/2000, £9.99
£6.99
Provides an introduction to schizophrenia and a review of the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) treatments being used in treating both schizophrenia and other mental diseases. Rather than focusing on how to carry out acupuncture and TCM, this book examines the best way to apply treatments.

Mental Health Policy and Practice 3ed

Paperback, 23/04/2015, £30.99
£27.89
The third edition of Mental Health Policy and Practice remains a clear and comprehensive overview of UK mental health policy. It includes ideas from a wide spectrum of mental health services, examples of successful evidence-based practice and analyses the impact, and likely impact, of the latest shifts in policy and changes to legislation.

Diagnosis And Treatment Planning Skills for Mental Health Professional

Paperback, 19/01/2012, £54.00
£48.60
Using characters from popular culture, this is a fun and engaging way for students to practice skill development before they actually start working on real client scenarios.

Where Memories Go:Why dementia changes everything

Hardback, 30/01/2014, £16.99
£10.19
Scottish broadcaster and author Sally Magnusson cared with her two sisters for their mother Mamie during many years of living with dementia. Sad and funny, wise and honest, this deeply intimate account of insidious losses and unexpected joys is also a call to arms that challenges us all to think differently.

Approved Mental Health Professional's Guide to Mental Health Law 3ed

7, 19/03/2013, £25.99
£23.39
Aimed at busy social work practitioners who are looking to enhance their skills and extend their knowledge, this book brings together the elements of the legislation, Code of Practice, Memorandum, Government Circulars and relevant case law and policy.

Psychosocial Assessment in Mental Health

Paperback, 23/03/2017, £26.99
£24.29
A step-by-step guide on how to undertake each stage of the psychosocial assessment process in practice.

Straight Talk about Psychiatric Medications for Kids

7, 16/09/2008, £13.99
£12.59
Details advances in treating specific disorders and offers answers to parents' frequently asked questions. This book covers how medications work; their impact on kids' emotions, personality, school performance, and health; and, the risks and benefits of widely used antidepressants.

Postcards From the Edge

Paperback, 10/11/2011, £8.99
£8.09
The cult-classic novel that made Carrie Fisher a bestselling author before The Princess Diarist - brilliant, bold, hilarious.

Pool activity level (PAL) instrument for occupational profiling

Paperback, 31/10/2007, £25.00
£17.50
This third edition includes valuable new material together with the Instrument itself and the photocopiable activity checklists and plans that help to match users' abilities with activities. The author includes guidance for carrying out these activities with individuals of different ability levels as revealed by the PAL Instrument Checklist.

Head Hunters: The Search for a Science of the Mind

Hardback, 12/06/2014, £25.00
£22.50
How did the human brain evolve? Why did it evolve as it did? What is man's place in evolution? This title traces the intellectual journey of four men who met at Cambridge in the 1890s and whose lives interlinked for the next three decades - William Rivers, Grafton Elliot Smith, Charles Myers and William McDougall.

Introduction To Cognitive Behaviour

7, 17/03/2011, £27.99
£25.19
A huge, best-seller for SAGE, this book has fast become the most engaging, easy to follow and informative textbook on the theory and application of CBT.

Relocating Madness

7, 01/01/1995, £17.95
£16.16
The policy of closing mental hospitals and relocating mental patients in the community has generated great controversy. This book reports on the complexities and ironies involved here, directly from the front line. It explores how a group of people with a history of schizophrenic illness feel about themselves and their circumstances.

Living with Bipolar Disorder: Strategies for Balance and Resilience

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £8.99
£8.09
How to get your life back after a bipolar diagnosis

Pocketbook Guide to Mental Health Act Assessments

Paperback, 01/10/2012, £22.99
£20.69
Suitable for new and experienced social workers, junior doctors and those considering training as an AMHP, this title provides key advice for busy practitioners on day-to-day aspects of using and applying the Mental Health Act. It includes practical advice on how to set up an assessment, and how to make and implement informed decisions quickly.

Your guide to Schizophrenia

Paperback, 29/09/2006, £9.99
£8.99
Provides those who suffer from schizophrenia and schizophrenic disorders, and their friends/family with vital facts, advice and support to empower them to make informed choices, to understand the illness and to regain control of their life

Research & development in mental health

7, 05/05/2005, £33.99
£30.59
Addresses the area of the role of research in the modernisation of mental health services. This book explores theoretical, methodological and practical issues relating to developing evidence to underpin the evolving modernisation agenda. It covers critical reviews of models of practice and their relationships to research.

Implementing Mental Health Promotion

Paperback, 24/11/2006, £32.99
£23.09
A practical guide to implementing mental health promotion programmes with different population groups across a range of settings. It shows how information from research can be used to inform programme development and best practice. It provides examples of successful international programmes illustrating the process of implementation.

Mental Health: From Policy to Practice

Paperback, 18/09/2008, £34.99
£31.49
Presents a critique of the achievements of the National Service Framework for Mental Health in England and Wales. This book analyses the effectiveness of developments in services and practice.

Essential Mental Health Nursing Skills

Paperback, 14/05/2007, £23.09
£20.78
Draws on the policy and theory underpinning mental health nursing but focusses on the practical aspects, providing an easily understandable guide to what to do and how to do it. This title also provides a practical framework that can be applied in any setting.

Understanding Mental Health Practice

Paperback, 18/12/2017, £20.99
£18.89
This books is packed full of `need-to-know' information that will help students understand what is meant by mental health and wellbeing, and become aware of the common mental health problems as well as the typical interventions and treatment options available.

Understanding Mental Health Care

Paperback, 01/05/2018, £25.99
£23.39
"Roberts addresses the subjects that are troubling professionals across the globe, providing a sound theoretical base on which a professional viewpoint can be formed. Complex concepts are presented in a simple way, enabling readers at all stages to grasp difficult and often radical ideas quickly and easily." - Tony Barlow, Birmingham City University

That Was When People Started to Worry: Windows into Unwell Minds

Hardback, 03/05/2018, £14.99
£13.49
From the author of acclaimed The Time In Between - what mental illness is really like, and how we can all better understand the mentally unwell.

Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

Hardback, 26/04/2018, £14.99
£13.49
In this game-changing book, University of Cambridge Professor Edward Bullmore reveals the breakthrough new science on the link between depression and inflammation of the body and brain.

Heartland: finding and losing schizophrenia

Hardback, 04/04/2019, £14.99
£13.49
In The Heartland, Nathan Filer, a former mental health nurse, invites us to spend time in the company of some extraordinary people whose lives have been affected by this most strange of human conditions, and to discover their complex, surprising, painful, funny and ultimately relatable stories.

How to Be Human: The Manual

Paperback, 27/12/2018, £9.99
£8.99

Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £8.99
£8.09
*The Sunday Times Bestseller* Worldwide, depression will be the single biggest cause of disability in the next 20 years. But treatment for it has not changed much in the last three decades. In the world of psychiatry, time has apparently stood still... until now.

Recovering: Intoxication and its Aftermath

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £10.99
£9.89

Our Psychiatric Future

Paperback, 05/10/2018, £17.99
£16.19

Mescaline: A Global History of the First Psychedelic

Hardback, 14/05/2019, £18.99
£17.09
A definitive history of mescaline that explores its mind-altering effects across cultures, from ancient America to Western modernity

Man Up Man Down

Paperback, 05/10/2018, £9.99
£8.99
When we're conditioned to tell others we're fine and to man up, how do we cry or show emotion? Man Up Man Down explores what it means to be a man in today's society, and what it takes to be able to deal with a heatbreaking suicide.

Within the White Lines: How the Beautiful Game Saved my Life

Paperback, 05/11/2018, £11.99
£10.79
Ruth Fox's story reflects the harsh reality of what mental illness can do to somebody's seemingly ideal life. An athlete, a high achieving student, a sister, and a friend, Ruth never expected depression to turn her life upside down. In Within the White Lines, she explains how the beautiful game of football helped pull her back from the brink of suicide

Critical Issues in Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Paperback, 16/09/2016, £26.99
£24.29
This important new book critically examines a number of aspects of Child and Adolescent Mental Health service provision and practice. It encourages readers to look carefully at some of today's givens and to value intuition and experience, whilst balancing this with our current understanding of the child's mind and its potential disorders.

Handbook of Person-Centred Psychotherapy and Counselling

Paperback, 31/05/2013, £38.99
£35.09
This new edition of a highly successful text offers a wide-ranging, comprehensive introduction to the key concepts of contemporary person-centred therapy, exploring both theoretical development and their application to practice. Written by leading international experts, it is an indispensable resource for those studying and working in the area.

Content of Psychological Distress: Addressing Complex Personal Experience

Paperback, 08/06/2015, £29.99
£26.99
The Content of Psychological Distress makes the case for focusing psychological attention on the content of people's distressing experience.

Models of Mental Health

Paperback, 01/12/2015, £29.99
£26.99
This key text book presents a critical overview of the main theoretical perspectives relevant to mental health practice and argues that no one theory provides a comprehensive framework for practice.

Understanding Trauma and Resilience

Paperback, 18/05/2015, £29.99
£26.99
From psychodynamic to narrative, systemic to feminist, the book takes the reader through a wide range of theories and their application to working with trauma. With a rich analysis of the histories, critiques and practice implications of each approach, it offers an invaluable theoretical grounding in the field for all those working with trauma.

Working with Bereavement: A Practical Guide

Paperback, 22/09/2014, £25.99
£23.39
A practical guide for those who work with the bereaved in a variety of settings, from nurses and social workers to volunteers. Covering ethics, cultural issues and support networks, an essential text for those seeking to build understanding and skills in order to offer better support to the dying and the bereaved.

Working with Dual Diagnosis: A Psychosocial Perspective

Paperback, 03/11/2015, £29.99
£26.99
Taking a unique perspective, this book argues for a psychosocial approach to dual diagnosis and draws on this to highlight practice skills with specific groups including individuals, families and communities. The inclusion of case studies, reflection points and reflective exercises throughout help to aid learning and provide practice insight.

From Psychiatric Patient to Citizen Revisited

Paperback, 18/12/2015, £30.99
£27.89
With chapter summaries, further reading and reflective exercises, this book offers support for research and practice, making it an essential and important read for any student or practitioner in the field who advocates equality, and for people with lived experience, families, friends and campaigners.

Values and Ethics in Mental Health: An Exploration for Practice

Paperback, 03/11/2015, £29.99
£26.99
This book equips readers with a sound understanding of the value-base of mental health care and provides them with the skills and knowledge to demystify complex values in decision-making in order to reach outcomes which are focused on the needs of service users. Engaging case examples and exercises link theory and practice throughout.

Challenge of Racism in Therapeutic Practice: Engaging with Oppression in Practice and Supervision

Paperback, 06/05/2016, £32.99
£29.69
Inspired and informed by the author's own research, this uniquely engaging textbook brings the focus to how racism affects the therapeutic relationship, creatively exploring the subject of working with people of African, Caribbean, Asian and Mixed heritage in both therapeutic practice and clinical supervision.

Positive Dynamics: A Systemic Narrative Approach to Facilitating Groups

Paperback, 10/02/2016, £29.99
£26.99
Group work is a common and valuable resource used in many areas: from therapy, education and training, to businesses and commercial organisations. With a focus on the role of group facilitators, she lays out a model of group work based in systemic and narrative techniques generating optimal conditions for groups to achieve success.

 

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