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Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines In Psychiatry 11ed

Paperback, 02/03/2012, £51.95
Helps with complex prescribing needs

The evidence base for drug treatments in psychiatry ranges frommeta-analyses and randomised controlled clinical trials tosingle case reports, and from NICE guidelines to individualSPCs.

Role of the Mental Health Nurse

7, 09/04/2001, £24.99
Using a skills based approach, this unique text gives a comprehensive overview of the role of the Mental Health nurse. Addressing themany demands on the Mental Health nurse, the authors recognise the increasing need to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Essential Mental Health Nursing Skills

Paperback, 14/05/2007, £21.99
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, £19.99
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.

Paper Cuts: A Memoir

Hardback, 22/02/2018, £14.99
`I have a small line of red dots on the back of my left hand, where the needle goes in. The fractured, intensely personal narrative of Paper Cuts follows a single day in his life as he navigates a course through the effects of mania, medication and memories.

Brainstorm: Detective Stories From the World of Neurology

Hardback, 05/04/2018, £16.99
and above all, like all truly great books, it is about love and compassion' Satnam Sanghera, The Times `Remarkable... It should be on the reading list of every medical student' P.D.

Understanding Mental Health Care

Paperback, 01/05/2018, £24.99
"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
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
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
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, £8.99

Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

Paperback, 03/01/2019, £8.99
*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

Introduction to Appplied Cognitive Psychology

Paperback, 02/12/2004, £16.95
Offers a student friendly review of recent research in the application of cognitive methods, theories and models to real-world scenarios, by looking at how people use basic cognitive skills in everyday environments.

Our Psychiatric Future

Paperback, 05/10/2018, £17.99

Mescaline: A Global History of the First Psychedelic

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

Psychiatric Patient to Citizen

7, 07/12/1999, £19.99
This text proposes new theoretical and practical solutions for tackling the widespread social exclusion faced by people diagnosed mentally ill. Based on research in the US and UK, and with reference to elsewhere, it analyzes evidence of discrimination and the effectiveness of different remedies.

Integrated Care Pathways in Mental Health

Paperback, 10/05/2006, £25.99
As health and social care organisations respond to the health modernisation agenda, the use of integrated care pathways in mental health is fast growing. This work combines discussion of relevant and developing theory, with accounts of real time developments in practice. It is useful for those who are challenged with developing mental health care.

Essential Mental Health Nursing Skills

Paperback, 14/05/2007, £23.99
Helps you to identify the skills and resources that students already have and shows how these can be developed into the essential skills needed for nursing in the mental health practice environment. This book draws on the policy and theory underpinning mental health nursing, focusing on the practical aspects.

Physical Health and Well-being in Mental Health Nursing: Clinical Skills for Practice 2ed

7, 01/05/2014, £26.99
This groundbreaking book equips mental health nurses with knowledge of physical health issues and clinical insights into best practice.

Mental Health Policy for Nurses

Paperback, 15/04/2014, £23.99
Edited by the mental health policy advisor to the Royal College of Nursing this textbook includes a range of experts in their field who introduce the essential elements of policy and legislation to new students and experienced practitioners.

Psychosocial Interventions in Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 18/11/2014, £18.99
This introduction to the main psychosocial interventions in mental health shows nurses what they are, why they are important and how they fit in to their practice.

Shock of the Fall

Paperback, 07/01/2014, £7.99

Mental Health Practice: A Guide to Compassionate Care 2ed

Paperback, 29/10/2008, £31.99
Examines the relationship between mental health professionals and people using services during the recovery process. This book helps to view the distress experienced by people with mental health problems, from a person-centred perspective with the road to recovery being seen as the result of collaboration between professionals and service users.

Speaking our minds : An anthology

Paperback, 20/11/1996, £10.50
A collection of writings by people who have experienced mental distress. The work includes: accounts of psychiatric treatment, psychotherapy and other treatments; stories of life in mental institutions and moves into the community; self-help methods; and work to improve mental health services.

Mental Health Nursing: An Evidence Based Approach 2ed

29/10/2008, £31.49
Suitable for the students of mental health nursing and qualified mental health nurses, this title covers a wide variety of client problems. It emphasises skills acquisition and features experiential exercises that encourage connections between theory and practice.

Psychiatric Drugs Explained 6ed

Paperback, 06/04/2016, £25.99

Stuart: Life Backwards

Paperback, 01/02/2006, £8.99
'Stuart does not like the manuscript. He's after a bestseller, "like what Tom Clancy writes". "But you are not an assassin trying to frazzle the president with anthrax bombs," I point out. You are an ex-homeless, ex-junkie psychopath, I do not add.'

Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry

Paperback, 17/03/2016, £9.99
A seminal account of the history and contemporary landscape of psychiatry

Introduction to Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 01/08/2009, £27.99
This engaging new textbook provides a student focused introduction to the main issues and themes in mental health nursing. The book requires no previous knowledge and the content has been carefully chosen to reflect the most significant aspects of this important and rewarding area of nursing.

Handbook of Community Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 19/06/2003, £31.99
This guide brings together authoritative contributions from leading mental health researchers, educators and practitioners to provide a comprehensive text for community mental health nurses in training and practice.

Mental Health Nursing Skills

Paperback, 29/01/2009, £25.99
Mental Health Nursing Skills is a highly evidence-based, practical textbook designed so students can develop and apply the skills required for practice. Written in response to the Chief Nursing Officer's review of mental health nursing, this text translates theory into clear practical skills supported by useful examples, tips and online resources.

Reflections on Community Psychiatric Nursing

Paperback, 22/11/2001, £16.99
Reflections on Community Psychiatric Nursing looks at the changing trends in psychiatric nursing over the last decade. This book offers students a lively and easy-to-read introduction to the key debates in psychiatric nursing.

Biological Aspects Of Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 12/09/2000, £28.99
Provides an overview of the neurobiological factors which may contribute to, and arise from, the development of mental health problems, and seeks to clearly identify issues relevant to mental health nursing practice.

Mental Health Care for People with Learning Disabilities

Paperback, 05/04/2004, £32.99
Intends to answer the following questions: What is mental health? What are mental health problems? What causes them? How do mental health problems affect the lives of people with learning disabilities and those around them? How can mental health problems be identified in people with learning disabilities? How can carers and services respond?

Key Debates in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 11/08/2006, £27.99
Presents a range of issues that psychiatric/mental health nurses face such as practice, policy, research and education. This book provides several arguments possible in order to inform, educate, and stimulate psychiatric/mental health nurses. It focusses on making the nurses aware of the uncertain nature of nursing practice and knowledge.

Reading Mental Health Nursing: Education, Research, Ethnicity and Powe

Paperback, 09/10/2007, £35.99
Examines some of the ideology and professional issues surrounding the theory and practice of mental health nursing. Drawing on a range of orthodox and unorthodox professional literature from several disciplines, this book presents an analysis of five areas - race/ethnicity, education, ethics, research, and violence.

Mental Health Promotion: A Lifespan Approach

Paperback, 01/12/2006, £26.99
Mental Health Promotion is the first textbook to provide an accessible guide to applied mental health promotion across all age groups, and demonstrates how both principles and theory can be used to underpin mental health promotion.

Art and Science of Mental Health Nursing: A Textbook of Principles and Practice 3ed

Paperback, 01/04/2013, £34.99
A comprehensive core student text which combines theoretical foundations of mental health nursing with practical skills and interventions.

Time in Between

Paperback, 05/04/2016, £8.99

Good Practice in Adult Mental Health

Paperback, 15/06/2004, £19.99
This text is a guide to good practice within adult mental health care, providing a comprehensive introduction to mental health and illness. It is designed to aid mental health professionals and workers, and any individuals coming in to contact with mental illness, in recognising a mental health need or problem and offering appropriate support.

Psychology, Mental Health and Distress

Paperback, 27/02/2013, £50.99
The first mainstream text to reconsider the traditional emphasis for what is commonly known as 'abnormal psychology'. Providing a comprehensive account of mental distress, this text challenges your preconceptions about what you think you know about mental health. Includes a foreword by award winning Richard Bentall and a chapter from service users.

Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 07/03/2009, £31.50
Explores the full mental health nursing care continuum within a flexible, person-centred framework. This title emphasises skilled engagement, collaborative assessment and care-planning, effective therapeutic communication and compassionate, evidence-based interventions.

Psychiatric Tales

Paperback, 26/09/2013, £10.99



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