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The Resource International perspectives on mental health : critical issues across the lifespan, Barbara Fawcett, Zita Weber and Sheila Wilson

International perspectives on mental health : critical issues across the lifespan, Barbara Fawcett, Zita Weber and Sheila Wilson

Label
International perspectives on mental health : critical issues across the lifespan
Title
International perspectives on mental health
Title remainder
critical issues across the lifespan
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Fawcett, Zita Weber and Sheila Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Spanning an international evidence base, this book traces the development of contemporary theory, policy, and practice within the field of mental health. Drawing on snapshots from across the lifespan, it assesses the impact of issues such as gender and sexuality, and explores the range of global perspectives on mental ill health"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fawcett, Barbara
Index
index present
LC call number
RA790
LC item number
.F39 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weber, Zita
  • Wilson, Sheila
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental health
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Illness
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Research & Methodology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Volunteer Work
Label
International perspectives on mental health : critical issues across the lifespan, Barbara Fawcett, Zita Weber and Sheila Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-184) and index
Contents
PART I: MENTAL HEALTH : AN OVERVIEW -- Historical Moments in Mental Health : from Straightjackets to Streets -- Constructions of Mental Illness : From the Past Towards the Future -- Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in Mental Health -- PART II: MENTAL HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFESPAN -- Children's Matters -- Trying Times for Adolescents : Fight, Flight and Compliance -- Adults : The Terrain of Mental Ill Health -- Older Women and Men and Mental Health : Turning around the Stereotypes -- PART III: MENTAL HEALTH LANDSCAPES -- The Case of Dual Diagnosis -- The Upside/Down of Caring : Familiesand Mental Health -- Anti-Discriminatory Practice in Mental Health -- Concluding Remarks
Control code
773905525
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780230222489
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011049034
System control number
(OCoLC)773905525
Label
International perspectives on mental health : critical issues across the lifespan, Barbara Fawcett, Zita Weber and Sheila Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-184) and index
Contents
PART I: MENTAL HEALTH : AN OVERVIEW -- Historical Moments in Mental Health : from Straightjackets to Streets -- Constructions of Mental Illness : From the Past Towards the Future -- Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in Mental Health -- PART II: MENTAL HEALTH ACROSS THE LIFESPAN -- Children's Matters -- Trying Times for Adolescents : Fight, Flight and Compliance -- Adults : The Terrain of Mental Ill Health -- Older Women and Men and Mental Health : Turning around the Stereotypes -- PART III: MENTAL HEALTH LANDSCAPES -- The Case of Dual Diagnosis -- The Upside/Down of Caring : Familiesand Mental Health -- Anti-Discriminatory Practice in Mental Health -- Concluding Remarks
Control code
773905525
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 196 p.
Isbn
9780230222489
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011049034
System control number
(OCoLC)773905525

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