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Supporting College and University Students with Invisible Disabilities: A Guide for Faculty and Staff Working with Students with Autism, AD/HD, Language Processing Disorders, Anxiety, and Mental Illness

Paperback, 15/11/2013, £18.99
This useful handbook provides university faculty and staff with an overview of invisible disabilities, such as autism, AD/HD, dyslexia, OCD and affective disorders, and facilitates an understanding of the unique needs of these students. Practical chapters provide ideas for adapting teaching methods and offering accommodations.

Overcoming Panic and Agoraphobia

Paperback, 28/05/2009, £10.99
A brand new cover for this bestselling book.

Overcoming Depression: A Guide to Recovery with a Complete Self-help Programme

Paperback, 24/09/2009, £12.99
New revised edition of the bestselling CBT self-help guide.

Overcoming Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Paperback, 21/04/2009, £10.99
The bestselling self-help treatment manual based on proven cognitive behavioural therapy techniques

Overcoming Bulimia Nervosa and Binge-Eating

Paperback, 29/10/2009, £10.99
Step-by-step - the proven path to recovery from bulimia nervosa and binge-eating

Overcoming Mood Swings

Paperback, 25/03/2010, £10.99
A complete self-help programme for preventing excessive highs and lows

Introduction to Coping with Stress

Paperback, 29/07/2010, £2.99
A new title from 'Introduction to Coping with' series

Queering Health: Critical Challenges to Normative Health and Healthcare

Paperback, 09/04/2014, £22.00
Queering Health will explore queer theory in the context of health and contemporary healthcare. From its original location as critique in the politics of sexuality, queer theory principles can usefully be extrapolated to inform contestations of other forms of normative and oppressive identity practices and the dynamics of exclusion.

Madness: A Bipolar Life

Paperback, 16/04/2009, £8.99
A searing, unflinching and deeply moving account of Marya Hornbacher's personal experience of living with bipolar disorder.

Schaum's Outline Of Psychiatric Nur

Paperback, 01/12/2010, £11.99
This ideal review for those taking a psychiatric nursing course covers anxiety, personality disorders, eating disorders, dementia, and more.

Mental Health Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

Paperback, 01/08/2009, £24.50
Covers seventy specific disorders and includes an overview of mental health nursing. This book includes numerous icons that provide tips on patient care, research, cultural considerations, and the news in psychopharmacology. It provides descriptions of the mental health nurse's scope of practice, areas of concern, and the nursing process.

Social Work and Mental Health : The Value of Everything

Paperback, 30/04/2010, £19.95
Focuses on the values that social work espouses as a profession, and its value in mental health services. This title includes chapters on social inclusion; personalisation; research; spirituality; the role of the social worker following new mental health legislation in 2005 and 2007; and an overview of policy over the years.

First Steps in Counselling

Paperback, 22/06/2011, £19.99
With over 100,000 copies sold, 'First Steps in Counselling' sets the standard for approachable, entry-level texts, mapping out the ground for those with little or no prior experience. The fourth edition brings this best-selling text up-to-date for today's introductory students.

Ron's Feeling Blue

Paperback, 31/05/2011, £10.00

Sonia's Feeling Sad

Paperback, 31/05/2011, £10.00

Essentials of Physical Health in Psychiatry

Paperback, 01/12/2012, £35.00
Psychiatrists tend to focus on mental health of their patients, sometimes at the expense of their physical health. This gives practical information on the physical health topics that are most relevant to people with mental disorders and helps psychiatrists to increase their confidence in managing these and knowing when to refer to a specialist.

Understanding Wellbeing: An Introduction for Students and Practitioners of Health and Social Care

Paperback, 15/10/2011, £24.99
Understanding Wellbeing is an accessible introduction to the concept of wellbeing and its relevance to areas of health and social policy. Each chapter considers an aspect of wellbeing with an emphasis on conceptual clarity and the importance of reflective practice in this field.

Guided Self-Help for People with Intellectual Disabilities and Anxiety and Depression

22/05/2014, £75.00
This training pack, developed specifically for people with intellectual disabilities, compromises a printed manual with guidance for facilitators who are supporting an individual to use the self-help resource (SAINT).

Mental Health Today... and Tomorrow: Exploring Current and Future Trends in Mental Health Care: 2015

Paperback, 18/05/2015, £28.00
Mental Health Today...and Tomorrow: Exploring current and future trends in mental health care is a forward-thinking, multi-author handbook that marks a turning point in UK mental health theory, policy and practice and explores a wide range of current and future trends in mental health care.

Theories of Attachment

Paperback, 15/02/2009, £20.50
Learn what prominent theorists say about bonding, attachment, separation and stranger anxiety, and the best practices for infant care. This introductory guide makes it easy to learn about John Bowlby, Mary Ainsworth, Magda Gerber, John Kennell, Marshall Klaus, and T. Berry Brazelton.

Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health 2ed

Paperback, 07/08/2013, £67.99
Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health

Promoting Recovery in Early Psychosis

Paperback, 26/03/2010, £38.95
[There has been an] extraordinary shift in how we understand andtreat psychosis, none more so than in the arena of EarlyIntervention (EI) bringing with it new hope for young people withemerging psychosis and their families.

Tristimania: A Diary of Manic Depression

Hardback, 26/05/2016, £16.99
In 2013, while completing work on her last book, Kith, Jay Griffiths suffered a devastating year-long episode of hypomania. This is a poetic account of a mind lost in madness - and how the author found her way back from the wilderness. It is the lyrical and painfully honest account of that year.

Promoting Recovery in Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 10/12/2016, £17.99
Developed in partnership with Certitude - an influential charity providing support for people with mental health problems or learning disabilities - this book will answer all of the commonly asked questions and provide mental health students with clear explanations and guidance on recovery.

Critical Thinking and Reflection for Mental Health Nursing Students

Paperback, 10/11/2015, £16.99
A complete guide to critical thinking and reflection for mental health students

Medicines Management in Mental Health Nursing 2ed

Paperback, 14/01/2017, £24.99
This comprehensive text will help prepare mental health nurses to make sound clinical decisions in collaboration with service users as well as develop a holistic understanding of the impact of mental health medicines.

Brain: The Story of You

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £8.99
Bestselling author and 'the hottest thing in neuroscience' (The Times), David Eagleman, takes readers on a fascinating and eye-opening journey into the world of the brain

Voluntary madness

Paperback, 07/01/2010, £8.99
Offers a view of mental health care - from the inside out.

Code of Practice: Mental Health Act, 1983

Paperback, 01/03/1999, £7.99

Mental Health Nursing 6ed

Hardback, 14/07/2008, £72.99

Madness Explained: Psychosis and Human Nature

Paperback, 29/04/2004, £12.99
Explains what madness is, to show that it can be understood in psychological terms, and that by studying it we can learn important insights about the normal mind. This book argues that traditional approaches to madness must be abandoned in favour of an approach which is more consistent with what we know about the human mind.

Doctoring the mind

Paperback, 03/06/2010, £10.99
Why is the Western world's treatment of mental illness so flawed? Who really benefits from psychiatry? And why would a patient in Nigeria have a much greater chance of recovery than one in the UK? This title reveals the truths behind the system of mental health care in the West.

Panic Attacks: What They are, Why the Happen, and What You Can Do About Them

Paperback, 06/11/2000, £7.99
The bible for panic-attack sufferers, this new edition, released in 2016, has been updated to include the latest research findings.

Early Course of Schizophrenia, The

Paperback, 23/02/2006, £29.95
New developments in the basic and clinical neurosciences have lead to important advances in our understanding of the events that occur between conception and birth that can influence schizophrenia. This volume adopts a lifespan approach to understanding schizophrenia. It is a major addition to the psychiatry literature.

Shunned: Dicrimination Against People With Mental Illness

Paperback, 13/07/2006, £38.99
People with mental illness commonly describe the stigma and discrimination they face as being worse than their main condition. 'Shunned' presents clearly for a wide readership information about the nature and severity of discrimination against people with mental illness and what can be done to reduce this.

Neurology 2ed

7, 10/02/2005, £19.99
Introducing neurology, this book is intended for medical undergraduates. It covers neurological problems in clinical practice, highlights the crucial neuroanatomical and neurophysiological background, introduces the pathogenesis of neurological disease, discusses treatment and management, and also covers ethical and rehabilitation issues.

Recovery and Mental Health: A Critical Sociological Account

Paperback, 18/10/2013, £20.99
This challenging and sophisticated book offers a comprehensive overview of the concept of recovery from mental illness, while at the same time providing a critical analysis of it and consideration of its application in the mental health services. Provocative yet accessible, this is an important book for students and practitioners alike.

Art and the Senses

Paperback, 04/07/2013, £34.99
The senses play a vital role in our health, social interactions, and in enjoying food, music and the arts. The book provides a unique interdisciplinary overview of the senses, ranging from the neuroscience of sensory processing in the body, to cultural influences on how the senses are used in society, to the role of the senses in the arts.

Mental Health, Social Mirror

Paperback, 19/11/2007, £33.99
Sociologists often view research on mental health as peripheral to the real work of the discipline. This book contains essays that reassert the importance of mental health research in sociology. It offers answers to critical questions regarding the social origins of - and social responses to - mental illness.

Mindful Brain in Human Development: Reflection and Attunement in the Cultivation of Well-being

Hardback, 08/05/2007, £18.99
A new framework for maintaining mental health and well-being.

Nursing in child & adolescent mental health

Paperback, 01/10/2009, £22.99
This book focuses on child and adolescent mental health (CAMH) for nurses training and working in this field. The authors explore the various roles CAMH nurses fulfil and consider how these roles might be undertaken with confidence.

Stop Worrying

Paperback, 01/08/2010, £9.99
This practical book contains Cognitive Behavioural Therapy exercises to be completed, which will give you insight into the content, nature and seriousness of your worrying.

Mental Health Promotion: A Lifespan Approach

01/12/2006, £27.50
Acting as a guide to applied mental health promotion across all age groups, this book demonstrates how principles and theory can be used to underpin mental health promotion. It covers various themes at each stage of the lifespan, including: reduction of inequalities; theory/evidence based practice and culturally sensitive approaches to practice.

Ethics, Accountability and the Social Professions

7, 25/11/2003, £21.99
This text explores the far-reaching ethical implications of changes in the organization and practice of the social professions (social work, community and youth work), drawing on moral philosophy, professional ethics and new empirical research by the author.

Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in our Times

Hardback, 06/02/2014, £18.99
Begins with Barbara Taylor's visit to the innocuously named Princess Park Manor in Friern Barnet, North London - a picture of luxury and repose. But this is the former site of one of England's most infamous lunatic asylums, the Middlesex County Pauper Lunatic Aslyum at Colney Hatch.

Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in Our Times

Paperback, 05/03/2015, £9.99
Presents a memoir of a young historian, who was admitted in England's largest psychiatric institution, Colney Hatch Lunatic Asylum, later known as Friern Hospital. This memoir tells the story of author's madness years, set inside the wider story of the death of the asylum system in the twentieth century.

Severe Personality Disorders

7, 11/03/1993, £15.95
Aims to provide the clinician with tools to diagnose and treat severe cases of personality disorder, including borderline and narcissistic structures. The book describes techniques used by the author in clinical practice and theories formulated in his previous work.



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