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The Handbook of Community Mental Health Nursing.

By: Coffey, Michael.
Contributor(s): Hannigan, Ben.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013Description: 1 online resource (436 p.).ISBN: 9780203987841.Subject(s): Community mental health services | Psychiatric nursing | Psychiatric nursing - Handbooks, manuals, etcGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Handbook of Community Mental Health NursingDDC classification: 610.73/68 | 616.890231 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; THE HANDBOOK OF COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH NURSING; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of tables, boxes and figures; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART 1 Context; 1 The history of community mental health nursing; 2 The frontline workforce of community mental health care; 3 The policy and legal context; 4 Ethical issues; 5 Social exclusion, discrimination and social isolation; 6 Working in multidisciplinary community teams; 7 Meeting mental health needs in primary care; 8 Collaborating with users of services; 9 Gender issues
10 Culture and ethnicity11 Stress, burnout and coping; 12 Clinical supervision and reflective practice; PART 2 Practice; 13 Promoting mental health; 14 Using evidence to inform practice; 15 Assessing needs in community mental health care; 16 Risk, decision-making and mental health; 17 Preventing suicide; 18 Working with families I: systemic approaches; 19 Working with families II: psychosocial interventions; 20 Cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis; 21 Relapse prevention in psychosis; 22 Case management and assertive outreach; 23 Psychopharmacology and medication management
24 Creativity and the therapeutic use of the creative arts25 Working with mentally disordered offenders; 26 Working with people with coexisting mental health and substance misuse problems; 27 Working with people with dementia and their carers; 28 Working with people with mental health problems and learning disabilities; 29 Current approaches to working with children and adolescents; PART 3 Education and research; 30 Education and training for community mental health nurses; 31 Developing courses in psychosocial interventions
32 The contribution of quantitative approaches to community mental health nursing research33 The contribution of qualitative approaches to community mental health nursing research; Conclusion; Appendix I: Professional organisations; Appendix II: Voluntary organisations; Appendix III: Journals and magazines; Appendix IV: Internet sites and discussion lists; Index
Summary: This handbook 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. In thirty-three chapters it covers a wide range of topics, from the history of the profession to current approaches to specific client groups, organised around three linked themes:professional contextpractice issueseducation and research.Each chapter includes a summary of key points and suggestions for further reading, and also inclu
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Cover; THE HANDBOOK OF COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH NURSING; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of tables, boxes and figures; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART 1 Context; 1 The history of community mental health nursing; 2 The frontline workforce of community mental health care; 3 The policy and legal context; 4 Ethical issues; 5 Social exclusion, discrimination and social isolation; 6 Working in multidisciplinary community teams; 7 Meeting mental health needs in primary care; 8 Collaborating with users of services; 9 Gender issues

10 Culture and ethnicity11 Stress, burnout and coping; 12 Clinical supervision and reflective practice; PART 2 Practice; 13 Promoting mental health; 14 Using evidence to inform practice; 15 Assessing needs in community mental health care; 16 Risk, decision-making and mental health; 17 Preventing suicide; 18 Working with families I: systemic approaches; 19 Working with families II: psychosocial interventions; 20 Cognitive behaviour therapy for psychosis; 21 Relapse prevention in psychosis; 22 Case management and assertive outreach; 23 Psychopharmacology and medication management

24 Creativity and the therapeutic use of the creative arts25 Working with mentally disordered offenders; 26 Working with people with coexisting mental health and substance misuse problems; 27 Working with people with dementia and their carers; 28 Working with people with mental health problems and learning disabilities; 29 Current approaches to working with children and adolescents; PART 3 Education and research; 30 Education and training for community mental health nurses; 31 Developing courses in psychosocial interventions

32 The contribution of quantitative approaches to community mental health nursing research33 The contribution of qualitative approaches to community mental health nursing research; Conclusion; Appendix I: Professional organisations; Appendix II: Voluntary organisations; Appendix III: Journals and magazines; Appendix IV: Internet sites and discussion lists; Index

This handbook 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. In thirty-three chapters it covers a wide range of topics, from the history of the profession to current approaches to specific client groups, organised around three linked themes:professional contextpractice issueseducation and research.Each chapter includes a summary of key points and suggestions for further reading, and also inclu

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