• Mental Health and HIV Infection book cover

    Mental Health and HIV Infection

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose Catalan

    Mental Health and HIV Infection provides an up-to-date overview of the mental health consequences and of the kind of psychological, psychopharmaological and community forms of intervention available to deal with the adverse psychological effects of HIV infection. Divided into three parts, the book…

    Paperback – 1999-06-10
    Social Aspects of AIDS

  • The Handbook of Autism: A Guide for Parents and Professionals book cover

    The Handbook of Autism

    A Guide for Parents and Professionals, 2nd Edition

    By Maureen Aarons, Tessa Gittens

    This updated edition of the Handbook of Autism explores and expands on the practical and jargon free information of the best-selling first edition. The authors dispel many of the myths surrounding this puzzling and complex disorder. They provide practical information that makes sense,…

    Paperback – 1999-05-13

  • Families and Communities Responding to AIDS book cover

    Families and Communities Responding to AIDS

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Peter Davies, Graham Hart

    All over the world, families and communities are key providers of care and support. This is particularly true in relation to serious illnesses such as HIV and AIDS. Yet families and communities can also stigmatize their members, leaving people to die in the most appalling conditions. This book…

    Paperback – 1999-04-22
    Social Aspects of AIDS

  • Essential Psychology for Nurses and Other Health Professionals book cover

    Essential Psychology for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

    1st Edition

    By Graham Russell

    This text examines the concepts which are fundamental to everyday nursing practice. Understanding how individuals function psychologically in health and illness is vital to providing appropriate care for all patients and clients. Assuming no previous knowledge of the subject, the author explores…

    Paperback – 1998-12-17

  • Quality, Evidence and Effectiveness in Health Promotion book cover

    Quality, Evidence and Effectiveness in Health Promotion

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Kenneth Davies, Gordon MacDonald, Gordon Macdonald

    Quality, Evidence and Effectiveness is unique in bringing together, for the first time, the critical concepts of quality assurance and effectiveness in relation to health promotion and research.Contributions from leading health promotion specialists around the world discuss how best to push forward…

    Paperback – 1998-10-15

  • Rethinking Health Promotion: A Global Approach book cover

    Rethinking Health Promotion

    A Global Approach, 1st Edition

    By Theodore H. MacDonald

    In today's world 'health' means far more than merely the absence of illness. In Rethinking Health Promotion Theodore H. MacDonald sweeps away the confusion surrounding the function and position of health promotion. He argues that, far from being a modern innovation, health promotion has existed as…

    Paperback – 1998-04-09

  • Managing Residential Care book cover

    Managing Residential Care

    1st Edition

    By John Burton

    Managing Residential Care puts forward suggestions for improving the development of residential care through better management. Extended examples and realistic case studies throughout demonstrate how managers can succeed and how sometimes the powerful forces of mismanagement can obstruct them.…

    Paperback – 1998-04-02

  • Psychology, Discourse And Social Practice: From Regulation To Resistance book cover

    Psychology, Discourse And Social Practice

    From Regulation To Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Gill Aitken, Pam Alldred, Robin Allwood, Tom Billington, Erica Burman, Brenda Goldberg, Colleen Heenan, Angel Juan, Gordo Lopez, Debs Mark, Sam Warner

    What damage does psychology do to people's lives, and what can we do about it? How do we recognise and support resistance? Written by expert practitioners-researchers, this co-authored book explores how psychology legislates on normality and then uses its "expert" knowledge to turn social…

    Paperback – 1996-09-04
    Taylor & Francis

  • Agency, Health And Social Survival: The Ecopolitics Of Rival Psychologies book cover

    Agency, Health And Social Survival

    The Ecopolitics Of Rival Psychologies, 1st Edition

    By Caroline New

    This text addresses the interface of sociology and psychology which, it argues, is the key to political change. Offering a comparison of a range of psychotherapeutic theories of human nature, including those of Freud and Anna Freud, Klein and Kleininans and Lacan, humanisticpsychology, and feminist…

    Paperback – 1996-07-17

  • Nursing in Primary Health Care: Policy into Practice book cover

    Nursing in Primary Health Care

    Policy into Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ann MacKenzie, Fiona Ross

    The role and scope of nursing in primary health care is continually evolving as a result of changes in society. This book explores current issues from the perspective of nursing, showing how policy informs practice. The topics covered include: * health needs profiling* assessment *…

    Paperback – 1996-03-14

  • Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis book cover

    Understanding Rheumatoid Arthritis

    1st Edition

    By Ray Fitzpatrick, Stanton Newman, Tracey Revenson, Suzanne Skevington, Gareth Williams

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a major cause of disability affecting about 1% of the population. Although much effort has been expended on research into the causes and cures of RA, little progress has been made. The focus of treatment in RA is on reducing the disabling consequences of the disease and…

    Paperback – 1995-11-30

  • Mental Health, Racism And Sexism book cover

    Mental Health, Racism And Sexism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Charles V Willie

    Following their book "Racism and Mental Health", the authors here re-examine the intersections of racism and mental health, adding sexism as another divisive issue that profoundly affects mental health. The book aims to offer fresh perspectives on contemporary controversial issues, including:…

    Paperback – 1995-09-25

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