Mental Health Services & Policy Products

  • Indigenous Cultures and Mental Health Counselling

    Four Directions for Integration with Counselling Psychology

    Edited by Suzanne L. Stewart, Roy Moodley, Ashley Hyatt

    North America’s Indigenous population is a vulnerable group, with specific psychological and healing needs that are not widely met in the mental health care system. Indigenous peoples face certain historical, cultural-linguistic and socioeconomic barriers to mental health care access that…

    Hardback – 2016-08-29 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Cultural Foundations and Interventions in Latino/a Mental Health

    History, Theory and within Group Differences

    By Hector Y. Adames, Nayeli Y. Chavez-Duenas

    Advancing work to effectively study, understand, and serve the fastest growing U.S. ethnic minority population, this volume explicitly emphasizes the racial and ethnic diversity within this heterogeneous cultural group. The focus is on the complex historical roots of contemporary Latino/as, their…

    Hardback – 2016-07-26 
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Prevention in Mental Health Care

    Time for a new approach

    By Dorien Nieman

    Prevention in Mental Health Care: Time for a new approach focuses on the limitations in current psychiatric practice and research. Many professionals working in mental health care, as well as patients with psychiatric symptoms, are dissatisfied with what is currently offered by the discipline, with…

    Paperback – 2016-07-26 
    Routledge

  • Mental Health Among Elderly Native Americans

    By James L. Narduzzi

    In the 1990s providing mental health services to the elderly and particularly to elderly Native Americans had been an issue of some concern for the last several decades. Despite this, many public decisions made at the time were based on inadequate data. Due to this lack of data, there had been…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25 
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Evaluating Mental Health Practice

    Methods and Applications

    Edited by Derek Milne

    With the emphasis in the 1980s on effectiveness and efficiency in health services, evaluation of practice was increasingly important. This was particularly true of mental health, where many practices were poorly evaluated and therefore might have been of questionable validity. Originally published…

    Paperback – 2016-06-07
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Foundations of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry

    The Bumpy Road to Specialization

    By Don R. Lipsitt

    Foundations of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry: The Bumpy Road to Specialization documents the development of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry from its inception to the present. The book draws on contributions from philosophy, physiology, psychoanalysis, epidemiology and other disciplines to define…

    Paperback – 2016-05-02
    Routledge

  • Fifty Years of the Tavistock Clinic

    By H.V. Dicks

    Originally published in 1970 this title commemorates the men and ideas that started, inspired and established a pioneer institution in British psychiatry. Based on the impetus of Freudian and related innovations after the First World War, the Tavistock Clinic offered treatment, training and…

    Paperback – 2016-04-11
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Story of Nursing in British Mental Hospitals

    Echoes from the Corridors

    By Niall McCrae, Peter Nolan

    From their beginnings as the asylum attendants of the 19th century, mental health nurses have come a long way. This comprehensive volume is the first book in over twenty years to explore the history of mental health nursing, and during this period the landscape has transformed as the large…

    Hardback – 2016-02-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Managing Madness

    Changing Ideas and Practice

    By Joan Busfield

    Psychiatry regularly comes under attack as a way of caring for and controlling the mentally ill. Originally published in 1986, this title explores the history and theory of psychiatry to illuminate current practice at the time, and shows why mental health services had developed in particular ways.…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • Clinical Psychology

    Research and Developments

    By Helen Dent

    Originally published in 1987, this book presents papers from the First Conference of European Clinical Psychologists, held at the University of Kent Canterbury in July of that year. It shows some of the most exciting and recent developments in research and innovations in professional practice from…

    Paperback – 2016-02-12
    Routledge
    Psychology Revivals

  • The Future of Psychological Therapy

    From Managed Care to Transformational Practice

    Edited by John Lees

    The psychotherapy and counselling profession has recently experienced far-reaching changes because of the development of evidence-based medicine and managed care systems. The Future of Psychological Therapy brings together leading counsellors, psychotherapists, psychological therapists and managers…

    Paperback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge

  • Mental Health Services for Adults with Intellectual Disability

    Strategies and Solutions

    Edited by Nick Bouras, Geraldine Holt

    This book considers how mental health services have evolved over the past three decades to meet the needs of people with intellectual disability, focusing on the ways that theories and policies have been applied to clinical practice. Nick Bouras and Geraldine Holt both have extensive experience in…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Psychology Press
    Maudsley Series

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