Community Mental Health Care

1st Edition

A Practical Guide to Outdoor Psychiatry

Authors:

  • Mark Salter
  • Trevor Turner
  • Table of Contents

    Preface. Chapter 1 - Why have care in the community? (Or, how did we get into this in the first place?). Chapter 2 - Getting into treatment. Chapter 3 - What's the matter? Or an alternative way of looking at psychiatric diaagnosis. Chapter 4 - treatment. Chapter 5 - Going home. Chapter 6 - Staying home, staying alive. Chapter 7 - Staying alive - you, the care worker. Chapter 8 - Danger zones. Risk management - what, why and how. Chapter 9 - The rules of the game (or the Mental Health Act and all that). Chapter 10 - Drugs and booze, or the addiction/dependence problem. Chapter 11 - The challenges of the future. Index.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    308
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443102547
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702039805