Forensic Nursing and Mental Disorder

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Edited by Norman McClelland, BA(Hons), RMN, PGDip, Clin, Crim, Martin Humphreys, BDS, MB, BS, MRCPsych, Lorraine Conlon, RMN, RMNH and Tony Hillis, OBE, RMN, RGN, Dip MS
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9780750643092
Publication Date
24-04-2001
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  • * Includes analysis of the development of forensic mental health services around the UK
  • * Covers the whole spectrum of care including crisis intervention
  • * Provides recommendations on how clinicians can best develop services in the future
  • * Shows how many skills used in the forensic environment are applicable to other clinical situations * Covers the whole spectrum of care including crisis intervention * Emphasises a team approach - contributed by nurses, occupational therapists, social workers and psychiatrists
    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
    ISBN 9780750643092
    Author Informaiton Edited by Norman McClelland, BA(Hons), RMN, PGDip, Clin, Crim, Associate Nurse Director, Education & Practice Development, Tees and North East Yorkshire NHS Trust, Yorkshire, UK; Martin Humphreys, BDS, MB, BS, MRCPsych, Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychiatry, University of Birmingham; Honorary Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Reaside Clinic, South Birmingham Mental Health NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK; Lorraine Conlon, RMN, RMNH, Postgraduate in Psychological Counselling, Head of Nursing, Reaside Clinic, South Birmingham Mental Health NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK; and Tony Hillis, OBE, RMN, RGN, Dip MS, Formerly Deputy Director of Nursing, Forensic Division West London Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK
    Pp Authortext McClelland, Humphreys, Conlon & Hillis
    Table of Content Foreword by Rosemary V Cope; Introduction; Referral to admission; Assessment and clinical risk; Treatment approaches: Introduction to treatment approaches; Relatives and carers; Inter-professional working; Vocational rehabilitation; A psychoeducation model for schizophrenia; Therapeutic dilemmas in forensic practice; Dealing with hostility; Suicide/self harm; Legal aspects; Education and training; Diversion from custody; Aftercare; Future challenges; Index
    Imprint Butterworth-Heinemann
    Publication Date 24-04-2001
    Pages 160
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