Social Work, Psychiatry and the Law / Edition 2

Social Work, Psychiatry and the Law / Edition 2

by Norman N. Pringle, Paul Thompson
     
 

ISBN-10: 1857424158

ISBN-13: 9781857424157

Pub. Date: 09/28/1999

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857424157
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
09/28/1999
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 8.92(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

A note about the authors
Abbreviations
Preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction
1Law, policy and practice1
2Psychiatry, diagnosis and treatment31
3Severe and enduring mental illness69
4Disturbances in children and adolescents79
5Mental impairment, learning disability and difficulty95
6Older people101
7Culture and diversity111
8Drugs, alcohol and addictions119
9Dangerousness, suicide and homicide135
10Aspects of understanding149
11Ethical issues in approved social work161
12Developing a psychotherapeutic approach to approved social work177
App. Acompulsory admission flowchart193
App. Bstatutory instruments195
References and further reading197
Index205

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