Mental Health Still Matters / Edition 2

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This Reader presents a fresh look at mental health, following on from the hugely popular Mental Health Matters. It provides new and exciting user perspectives across the full range of mental health issues. This is a rich and diverse resource for all students and practitioners of mental health.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780230577299
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication date: 5/12/2009
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 384
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

JILL REYNOLDS is Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK. TOM HELLER is Senior Lecturer in Health Studies at the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK. ROSEMARY MUSTON is Course Manager in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK. JONATHAN LEACH is Lecturer in health and social care at The Open University, UK. MICK MCCORMICK is Lecturer in social work with The Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK. JAN WALLCRAFT is a freelance consultant. MARK WALSH is a writer, teacher and mental health nurse.

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Table of Contents

General Introduction
1 Introduction—Leach, J.S.R.
2 Diverse Approaches to Mental Health and Distress; Leach, J.S.R.
3 Roll over Kraepelin—Bentall, R.
4 Reclaiming the Humanity in Personality Disorder—Wright, K., Haigh, K. and McKeown, M.
5 Twenty-five years of Disagreeing with Psychiatry—Johnstone, L.
6 The Distinction Between Mental and Physical Illness—Kendall, R.E.
7 The Service User/Survivor Movement—Campbell, P.
8 Thinking about Mental Health: Towards a Social Model—Beresford, P.
9 Recovery: The Lived Experience of Rehabilitation—Deegan, P.E.
10 Spirituality and Mental Health—Fernando, S.
11 Big Boys don't Cry? Mental Health and the Politics of Gender—Thomas, P.
12 Madness and Misogyny: My Mother and Myself—Ussher, J. M.
13 Strategies for Promoting the Mental Health of Populations—Lahtinen, E., Joubert, N., Raeburban, J. and Jenkins, R.

14 Introduction—McCormick, M.
15 Mental Health and Inequality; Gomm, R.
16 The Relevance of Moral Treatment to Contemporary Mental Health Care—Borthwick, A., Holman, C., Kennard, D., McFetridge, M., Messruther, K. and Wilkes, J.
17 Challenging Discrimination: Promoting Rights and Citizenship—Repper, J. &—Perkins, R.
18 From Social Exclusion to Inclusion? A Critique of the Inclusion Imperative in Mental Health—Spandler, H.
19 (Mis)representing Mental Distress?; Walsh, M.
20 Why are we not getting any closer to preventing suicide?—DeLeo, D.
21 Mental Health, Mental Disorder, Risk and Public Protection—Kemshall, H.
22 The Challenge of Shared Care—Flanagan, M.
23 Black Communities, Mental Health and the Criminal Justice System—NACRO
24 Reflections on British Forensic Psychiatry in 2003—Gunn, J.
25 Social Capital and Mental Health—Webber, M.

26 Introduction—Wallcraft, J.
27 Experiences of Care in Mental Health—Henderson, J.
28 Two Accounts of Mental Distress—OHagan, M.
29 Life Stories 1 - Wresting his own future; Barham, P.
30 Life Stories 2 - Ron Coleman—Laurance, J.
31 Hearing voices—Leudar, I., Thomas, P., Thomas, J., Holloway, J. and Craig, E.
32 The Recovery of Hope—Williams, A.
33 Two hours fifty five minutes; Dewan, V.
34 Are we who we say we are - or who you think we are?—Trivedi, P.
35 What Black Women want from the Mental Health Services—Chambers, P.
36 Harm Minimisation: Limiting the Damage of Self-injury—Pembroke, L.
37 My Right to Choose—Wells, A.
38 Reclaiming Mad Experience—May, R.
39 Service Users Accounts of Finding Work—Anon and Parton, K.
40 Holistic Approaches in Mental Health—Wallcraft, J.
41 From Passive Subjects to Equal Partners—Trivedi, P. and Wykes, T.
42 User-led Research and Evidence-based Medicine—Faulkner, A. &—Thomas, P.

43 Introduction—Heller, T. and Walsh, M.
44 Postpsychiatry: A New Direction for Mental Health—Bracken, P. and Thomas, P.
45 Formal Observation and Engagement: A Discussion Paper—Bowles, N., Dodds, P., Hackney, D., Sunderland, C and Thomas, P.
46 Evaluating Partnerships: A Case Study of Integrated Specialist Mental Health Services—Freeman, T. and Peck, E.
47 Deconstructing Psychiatric Drug Treatment—Moncrieff, J.
48 All you need is Cognitive Behaviour Therapy?—Holmes, J.
49 Recovery from Mental Illness as an Emergent Concept and Practice in Australia and the UK—Ramon, S., Healy, D. and Renouf, N.
50 What is Person-centred Care in Dementia? Brooker, D.
51 Getting Through: How to Help with Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia—Duker, M. and Slade, R.
52 Responding to People Affected by Major Incidents—Shackman, J.
53 Still Doing Being Human—Heller, T.

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