Key Features

  • The first in-depth exploration of the intentional use of self in mental health care and its significance in the recovery journey, extensively updated
  • New content on action research, eco-psychology and organisational culture
  • Story boxes illustrating key themes in compassionate care
  • Self-enquiry boxes engaging readers in reflective practice
  • A primer on humanistic psychology and its relevance to mental health care

Details

No. of pages:
280
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750688819
Electronic ISBN:
9780702040801

About the author

Peter Watkins

Affiliations and Expertise

Mental Health Nurse with the East Suffolk Outreach Team, Local Health Partnerships NHS Trust, Ipswich, UK; Formerly Senior Lecturer in Mental Health at Suffolk College, Ipswich, UK