• Governing the New NHS: Issues and Tensions in Health Service Management book cover

    Governing the New NHS

    Issues and Tensions in Health Service Management, 1st Edition

    By John Storey, John Bullivant, Andrew Corbett-Nolan

    The new NHS is a very different organisation to the one set up 60 years ago. Two decades of reforms have introduced a market element, unprecedented transparency, patient choice, new incentives, devolved accountabilities and a host of new regulatory bodies. All these changes have made governance a…

    Paperback – 2010-09-23
    Routledge

  • Helping Children and Young People who Self-harm: An Introduction to Self-harming and Suicidal Behaviours for Health Professionals book cover

    Helping Children and Young People who Self-harm

    An Introduction to Self-harming and Suicidal Behaviours for Health Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Tim McDougall, Marie Armstrong, Gemma Trainor

    Every year thousands of children and young people attend emergency departments with problems resulting from self-harm. More still come to the attention of CAMHS teams, school nurses and other community-based services. Helping Children and Young People who Self-harm provides clear and practical…

    Paperback – 2010-07-05
    Routledge

  • Supervising the Reflective Practitioner: An Essential Guide to Theory and Practice book cover

    Supervising the Reflective Practitioner

    An Essential Guide to Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Joyce Scaife

    Development as a reflective practitioner has become an essential quality for practitioners in the fields of health, education and social care. Supervising the Reflective Practitioner provides guidance for supervisors, focusing on what they can do to facilitate the development of reflective practice…

    Paperback – 2010-06-17
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Qualitative Research Synthesis: Managing the Information Explosion in Social Science Research book cover

    An Introduction to Qualitative Research Synthesis

    Managing the Information Explosion in Social Science Research, 1st Edition

    By Claire Howell Major, Maggi Savin-Baden

    Providing a comprehensive guide for understanding, interpreting and synthesizing qualitative studies, An Introduction to Qualitative Research Synthesis shows how data can be collated together effectively to summarise existing bodies of knowledge and to create a more complete picture of findings…

    Paperback – 2009-12-02
    Routledge

  • Theorising Social Exclusion book cover

    Theorising Social Exclusion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Taket, Beth R. Crisp, Annemarie Nevill, Greer Lamaro, Melissa Graham, Sarah Barter-Godfrey

    Social exclusion attempts to make sense out of multiple deprivations and inequities experienced by people and areas, and the reinforcing effects of reduced participation, consumption, mobility, access, integration, influence and recognition. This book works from a multidisciplinary approach across…

    Paperback – 2009-08-27
    Routledge

  • Beyond Reflective Practice: New Approaches to Professional Lifelong Learning book cover

    Beyond Reflective Practice

    New Approaches to Professional Lifelong Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Bradbury, Nick Frost, Sue Kilminster, Miriam Zukas

    Reflective practice has moved from the margins to the mainstream of professional education. However, in this process, its radical potential has been subsumed by individualistic, rather than situated, understandings of practice. Presenting critical perspectives that challenge the current paradigm,…

    Paperback – 2009-07-22
    Routledge

  • Modern Hospice Design: The Architecture of Palliative Care book cover

    Modern Hospice Design

    The Architecture of Palliative Care, 1st Edition

    By Ken Worpole

    There is a global public debate going on about care for the elderly and the dying, and what is meant by good quality palliative care. This book begins with the rise of the modern hospice movement, begun in 1967. Today there are 8,500 modern hospice projects in 123 countries. The hospice…

    Paperback – 2009-05-18
    Routledge

  • Staff Support Groups in the Helping Professions: Principles, Practice and Pitfalls book cover

    Staff Support Groups in the Helping Professions

    Principles, Practice and Pitfalls, 1st Edition

    Edited by Phil Hartley, David Kennard

    Staff burnout and work-related stress in mental health professionals cost the National Health Service not only millions of pounds each year, but also impact upon the welfare of those being cared for. Staff Support Groups in the Helping Professions takes the lead from recent Department of Health…

    Paperback – 2009-04-23
    Routledge

  • Law, Mind and Brain book cover

    Law, Mind and Brain

    1st Edition

    By Michael Freeman, Oliver R. Goodenough

    Over the past 20 years, cognitive neuroscience has revolutionized our ability to understand the nature of human thought. Working with the understandings of traditional psychology, the new brain science is transforming many disciplines, from economics to literary theory. These developments are now…

    Hardback – 2009-03-28
    Routledge
    Medical Law and Ethics

  • Nursing Children and Young People with ADHD book cover

    Nursing Children and Young People with ADHD

    1st Edition

    By Noreen Ryan, Tim McDougall

    ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed behavioural disorders in children and young people. It is a complex and contested condition, with potential causes and treatments in biological, psychological and social domains. This is the first comprehensive text for nurses and other health…

    Paperback – 2008-12-16
    Routledge

  • Trauma and Physical Health: Understanding the effects of extreme stress and of psychological harm book cover

    Trauma and Physical Health

    Understanding the effects of extreme stress and of psychological harm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Victoria L. Banyard, Valerie J. Edwards, Kathleen Kendall-Tackett

    Trauma research and clinical practice have taught us much about the widespread problems of child maltreatment, partner violence, and sexual assault. Numerous investigations have documented links between such trauma exposure and long-term negative mental health consequences. As we learn more about…

    Paperback – 2008-12-03
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Acute Inpatient Mental Health Units: Working with Clients, Staff and the Milieu book cover

    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Acute Inpatient Mental Health Units

    Working with Clients, Staff and the Milieu, 1st Edition

    Edited by Isabel Clarke, Hannah Wilson

    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Acute Inpatient Mental Health Units presents innovative ways of delivering CBT within the inpatient setting and applying CBT principles to inform and enhance inpatient care. Maintaining staff morale and creating a culture of therapy in the acute inpatient unit is…

    Paperback – 2008-07-08
    Routledge

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