Handbook of Mental Health Nursing

Handbook of Mental Health Nursing

Published:
Content:
Editor(s):
Free Standard Shipping

Purchasing Options

Paperback
$33.95 $27.16
ISBN 9781444121292
Cat# K17564
Add to cart
SAVE 20%
eBook (VitalSource)
$33.95 $23.77
ISBN 9781444164930
Cat# KE22248
Add to cart
SAVE 30%
eBook Rentals
 

Features

  • Accompanies Phil Barker's bestselling Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: The craft of caring. The books can be used in conjunction or as standalone texts
  • Designed as a practical, hands-on guide covering the essential skills, with learning outcomes linked to the competencies required for practice
  • Values-based approach integrates evidence-based data with service users' perceptions, with plenty of cases and service-user narratives throughout
  • Includes practical exercises designed to develop skills in person-centered care, assessment, classification, models of therapeutic practice, specific mental health problems and needs, and understanding the organization of care.

Summary

A concise and user-friendly guide, Handbook of Mental Health Nursing helps nursing students learn the essential skills required for practice. This practical handbook is informed by an interdisciplinary understanding of mental health problems and the recovery from mental health difficulties.

Features:

    • Highlights case studies and draws on narratives of patient experience to help caregivers make educated decisions in partnership with service users
    • Focuses on assessment, classification, models of therapeutic practice, specific mental health problems and needs, and the organization of care
    • Use a values-based approach integrating evidence-based data with service users’ perceptions
    • Presents case studies and participant narratives throughout
    • Includes practical exercises designed to develop skills and understanding in person-centred care

This book is an essential purchase for all students and educators in mental health nursing and related health and social care fields.

Table of Contents

The Philosophy and Practice of Mental Health Care
Introduction
Stephen Tee, Joanne Brown, Diane Carpenter, Tina Coldham, Lucy Davies and Alison Faulkner
The therapeutic use of self
Joanne Brown
Values-based practice
Chris McLean, Bill Fulford and Diane Carpenter
Working in groups
Karen Ainsbury
Recovery: a journey of discovery
Julie Repper

The Policy and Organizational Context of Mental Health Care
Appraising and using evidence in mental health practice
Stephen Tee and Judith A Lathlean
Developing nursing decision-making skills
Helen Eunson, Gwyn Grout, Jane Pritchard and John Carthy
Leading and managing mental health care
Wendy Turton
Promoting health and social inclusion
Marion Aslan and Mike Smith
The what then, what now and what next of mental health nursing
Diane Carpenter

Editor Bio(s)


Dr Stephen Tee, Head of Centre for Innovation and Leadership in Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK
Dr Joanne Brown, MSc Mental Health Studies Award Leader and MSc Nursing Studies Award Leader, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK 
Dr Diane Carpenter, Academic Group Lead (Mental Health), Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, UK 



 

 
Textbooks
Other CRC Press Sites
Featured Authors
STAY CONNECTED
Facebook Page for CRC Press Twitter Page for CRC Press You Tube Channel for CRC Press LinkedIn Page for CRC Press Google Plus Page for CRC Press Pinterest Page for CRC Press
Sign Up for Email Alerts
© 2014 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy | Cookie Use | Shipping Policy | Contact Us