Community Mental Health Care

Author
By Mark Salter, MB, BS, BSc, MRCPsych and Trevor Turner, MD, FRCPsych
ISBN
9780443102547
Publication Date
07-02-2008
Paperback
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. It provides a comprehensive outline of the essentials of work in community mental health care. Written in an accessible and engaging style, it provides an indespensible blueprint for the profession in the twenty first century. It summarises the history of community care; its why, when, what and who; the skills required to work with psychiatric patients; the practical 'rules of the game' in terms of the care programme approach, the mental health act and treatments (psychological, social and physical, including medications). This provocative and ground-breaking book will encourage debate and challenge community mental health workers to provide a modern and practical approach to the holistic care of the patient.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780443102547
Author Informaiton By Mark Salter, MB, BS, BSc, MRCPsych, Consultant Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry, Homerton University Hospital, London, UK and Trevor Turner, MD, FRCPsych, Consultant Psychiatrist and Clinical Director, The East London Foundation Trust, Homerton University and St Bartholomew's Hospitals, London, UK
Pp Authortext Salter & Turner
E-SBN 9780702039805
Imprint Churchill Livingstone
Publication Date 07-02-2008
Pages 308
Trim 246 X 189 (7 11/16 x 9 7/16)
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