Mental Health Services & Policy Products

  • Perinatal Mental Health and the Military Family

    Identifying and Treating Mood and Anxiety Disorders

    Edited by Melinda A. Thiam

    This multidisciplinary resource provides an overview of perinatal mental and physical health issues within the military population. Perinatal mental health has far-reaching implications for military readiness. The text provides insights to the effects of military culture on identification,…

    Paperback – 2017-02-01 

  • Towards a Mental Health System that Works

    A professional guide to getting psychological help

    By Michael J Scott

    Research has established that there are efficacious psychological therapies for most common mental disorders. In Towards a Mental Health System That Works, psychologist Michael J Scott details the reforms necessary to ensure that consumers of services receive an evidence-based treatment. This book…

    Paperback – 2017-01-12 

  • Trauma-Informed Care

    How neuroscience influences practice

    By Amanda Evans, Patricia Coccoma

    This accessible book provides an overview of trauma-informed care and related neuroscience research across populations. The book explains how trauma can alter brain structure, identifies the challenges and commonalities for each population, and provides emergent treatment intervention options to…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11 
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Providing Compassionate Healthcare

    Challenges in Policy and Practice

    Edited by Sue Shea, Robin Wynyard, Christos Lionis

    Despite the scope and sophistication of contemporary health care, there is increasing international concern about the perceived lack of compassion in its delivery. Citing evidence that when the basic needs of patients are attended to with kindness and understanding, recovery often takes place at a…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • 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 – 2016-09-01
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • 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 – 2016-07-28
    Psychology Revivals

  • Cultural Foundations and Interventions in Latino/a Mental Health

    History, Theory and within Group Differences

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

    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
    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 – 2016-07-18

  • Responding to Drug Misuse

    Research and Policy Priorities in Health and Social Care

    Edited by Susanne MacGregor

    Responding to Drug Misuse provides a unique insight into the current shape of the drugs treatment system in England. Reporting findings from research linked to the government's ten year drugs strategy Tackling Drugs to Build a Better Britain, the book places these in the context of policy, practice…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18

  • 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
    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

  • 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
    Psychology Revivals

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