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Handbook for the Study of Mental Health: Social Contexts, Theories, and Systems 2ed

Paperback, 16/11/2009, £34.99
A comprehensive review of the sociology of mental health, with chapters written by leading scholars and researchers in their fields.

Prozac Nation

Paperback, 01/05/1995, £12.50
An account, both harrowing and amusing, of the author's dependence on Prozac, prescribed for her after a series of suicide attempts and breakdowns. She describes her experiences and her determination to get herself off medication.

Placement Learning in Mental Health Nursing: A guide for students in practice

Paperback, 04/09/2012, £10.99
Worried about your Mental Health placement? Will you have the right skills? What do you need to learn for practice assessments? This book covers a logical approach to preparing for a mental health placement, helps to make the most of learning opportunities, and explains how to develop mental health competencies narratives from other students.

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.

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.

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, £17.99
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.

Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: The Craft of Caring 2ed

Paperback, 28/02/2017, £35.99
Preceded by Psychiatric and mental health nursing / edited by Phil Barker. 2nd ed. 2009.

Revisiting the Use of Self

Paperback, 01/09/2007, £59.50
Offers the reader a historical/developmental overview of the concept of 'use of self' and explores its adequacy for contemporary ethical practice. This book provides the reader with first-person, practitioners' accounts of their own 'use of self' in examples of reflective practice approaches. It broadens the scope of the concept of 'use of self'.

Facilitating Emotional Change

7, 27/01/1997, £29.99
This book should be of value to practitioners and students of psychotherapy from a range of orientations including cognitive, dynamic and experiential, and to students and teachers of psychotherapy.

Sane New World

Paperback, 27/02/2014, £8.99
Comedian, writer and mental health campaigner shows us why and how our minds can send us mad and how we can rewire our thinking, especially through mindfulness, to calm ourselves in a frenetic world.

Mental Health Issues and the University Student

Paperback, 01/04/2014, £22.50
An essential component of the volume is a guide to making emergency assessments, from risk classification and hospitalization to public safety and communication within and outside the campus community.

Introduction To Child And Adolescent Mental Health

Hardback, 22/04/2014, £86.00
Written by a multidisciplinary team of passionate and experienced experts, this is an essential starting point to child and adolescent mental health striking an effective balance between introducing the relevant theory and showing how this can be applied in the real world.

Introduction to Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Paperback, 15/04/2014, £27.99
Written by a multidisciplinary team of passionate and experienced experts, this is an essential starting point to child and adolescent mental health striking an effective balance between introducing the relevant theory and showing how this can be applied in the real world.

Theories for Mental Health Nursing: A Guide for Practice

Paperback, 12/11/2013, £29.99
Offers an understanding of the theories that shape and define mental health policy and practice is essential for every mental health nurse. This book gives you the knowledge that you need to understand those complex and varying theories, concepts and approaches.

Physical Healthcare and Promotion in Mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 01/03/2015, £23.99
Taking a recovery-approach perspective, this book helps mental health nurses and students understand the importance of physical health care and promotion for people with mental health disorders.

Journeys with the Black Dog: Inspirational Stories of Bringing Depression to Heel

Paperback, 01/06/2007, £8.99
Autobiographical stories written by sufferers of depression open the lid on this insidious and often silent disease and chart the journey from first onset to successful management. Inspiring and insightful reading from people who know exactly what it means to bring the black dog to heel.

Brain: The Story of You

Paperback, 07/04/2016, £9.99
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

Lippincott's Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Plans 9ed

Paperback, 01/07/2012, £48.50
Suitable for students and practicing nurses, this title contains 52 nursing care plans that address the encountered behaviors in psychiatric-mental health nursing. It demonstrates use of the nursing process in psychiatric nursing and gives suggestions for specific interventions - with rationale - to address particular behaviors.

Bipolar II Disorder Workbook: Managing Recurring Depression, Hypomania, and Anxiety

Hardback, 17/04/2014, £19.99
Suitable for individuals diagnosed with bipolar II disorder, this book helps them manage the recurring depression, hypomania, and anxiety that can arise as a result of their condition. It helps them manage their emotions, track their progress, and ultimately live a happy and productive life.

Foldout History of Antidepressants

Hardback, 01/06/2012, £7.95
A foldout history of antidepressants

Basic Concepts of Psychiatric-mental Health Nursing

Paperback, 01/01/2011, £62.00
This 8th edition has been updates for currency and retains key features that have been well-received in previous editions, specifically self-awareness prompth, clinical examples, and recurring boxes.

Mindfulness and Mental Health : Therapy, Theory and Science

Paperback, 02/08/2007, £30.99
Presents a model of how mindful awareness influences different forms of mental suffering, and shows why mindfulness might be especially suited to the relief of suffering. This book assesses understandings of what mindfulness is, what it leads to, and how and when it can help.

The Tidal Model: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals

Paperback, 09/12/2004, £30.99
Based on extensive research, 'The Tidal Model' charts the development of this model of care, outlining its theoretical basis and including clinical examples to show the benefits of encouraging the client's greater involvement in their treatment.

Unquiet Mind

Paperback, 01/01/2015, £9.99
With an introduction by Andrew Solomon.

21st Century Global Mental Health

Paperback, 28/08/2012, £49.99

Mental Health Case Management

Paperback, 04/10/2012, £41.99
A guide designed to provide students and practitioners with a practical tutorial on the key functions of a case manager serving adults with severe mental illness. It focuses on a direct approach that time-pressed readers can appreciate when learning the fundamentals of providing mental health case management.

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.

School Mental Health: Global Challenges and Opportunities

Hardback, 30/04/2015, £115.00
Offering a global perspective to help students achieve and maintain mental health, enhance their learning outcomes and access services, worldwide.

Wellbeing, Recovery and Mental Health

Paperback, 28/02/2017, £39.99
This book brings together current research on recovery and wellbeing, to inform mental health systems and wider community development.

PsycEssentials: Pocket Resource for Mental Health Practitioners

15/03/2012, £35.50
This quick but comprehensive look-up guide will help mental health clinicians locate the answers to many common and urgent questions.

International Perspectives on Mental Health

Paperback, 22/11/2011, £30.99
Spanning an international evidence base, this book traces the development of contemporary theory, policy and practice within the field of mental health. Drawing on snapshots from across the lifespan, it assesses the impact of issues such as gender and sexuality, and explores the range of global perspectives on mental ill health.

Recovery and Mental Health: A Critical Sociological Account

Paperback, 18/10/2013, £28.99
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.

Mental Health Nursing 6ed

Hardback, 14/07/2008, £93.83

Introducing Psychology for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals

Paperback, 05/07/2012, £30.99
Written in a friendly and engaging style, this second edition provides an accessible yet robust introduction to the key psychological theories and concepts which underpin nursing and healthcare, and clearly demonstrates how they can be applied in clinical practice.

Sexuality and Gender for Mental Health Professionals: A Practical Guide

Paperback, 04/11/2013, £23.99
Breaks down the complexities of sexuality and gender whilst understanding the interpretations and manifestations which can be placed on both. This title familiarises the reader with all of the common and many of the less common sexualities, genders and relationship forms, and explains experiences and issues relating to each.

Solution- focused therapy;theory research & practice

Paperback, 12/08/2011, £21.99
This is the only comprehensive yet accessible introduction to the history, theory, research and practice of solution-focused therapy (SFT) within mental health care and beyond. This new edition draws on contemporary research, recent developments in SFT training and the integration of SFT with other approaches.

Introduction To Transactional Analysis

Paperback, 12/05/2011, £20.99
This accessible introduction fills a gap for a textbook that can be used across all applications of Transactional Analysis - from counselling & psychotherapy to coaching. The expert authors make difficult TA concepts understandable for undergraduates and postgraduates alike.

Mental Health Still Matters

Paperback, 28/05/2009, £35.99
This Reader presents a fresh look at mental health, following on from the hugely popular Mental Health Matters. It provides new and exciting user perspectives across the full range of mental health issues. This is a rich and diverse resource for all students and practitioners of mental health.

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.

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.

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.

Mental health handbook 3ED

Paperback, 15/10/2009, £49.99
Includes handouts on a range of mental health issues, grouped under the headings of: Managing Anxiety, Assertiveness Training, Managing Depression, Managing Stress, Changing Habits & Behaviour, Coping with Psychosis, Bipolar Disorder and Dementia. This title contains sections on Obsessional Compulsive Disorder and Managing Psychosis.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 5ed

Paperback, 22/05/2013, £97.00
This new edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5(R)), used by clinicians and researchers to diagnose and classify mental disorders, is an authoritative volume that improves diagnoses, treatment, and research.



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