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Social work practice in mental health

Peter Huxley

Social work practice in mental health

by Peter Huxley

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Published by Gower in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Psychiatric social work -- Great Britain.,
    • Mentally ill -- Services for -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPeter Huxley.
      SeriesCommunity care practice handbooks ;, 18
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV690.G7 H88 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 107 p. :
      Number of Pages107
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3025148M
      ISBN 100566008793
      LC Control Number85005506

      Mental health and social work Mental health and illness Environmental and public health Behavioral Sciences Community mental health Aetiology and social work Psycho-social theories on mental health Values and Ethics in social work practice Alternative Medicine Ayurveda approaches Complimentary & Traditional Chinese Medicine Medical perspective on mental health Families and Mental Health Self. Social Work in Mental Health brings together a range of scholarly reflections and writings on the different roles of a social worker in the field of mental health. It provides a holistic picture to introduce readers to the wider issues of social work and mental health practice. Contexts and Theories for Practice begins with an exploration of the context of social work by: 1.

      Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research is the first international handbook to focus on practice research for social work. Bringing together leading scholars in the field from Europe, the USA and the Asia Pacific region, it provides an up-to-the minute overview of the latest thinking in practice research whilst also providing practical advice on how to.   This book is written in an interesting, engaging way, and covers the basics of mental health social work practice in Canada. It is a good intro to DSM-5 diagnoses and concepts. The only really strange thing is the amount of spelling mistakes and word errors; there's several in each chapter/5(31).

        Social Work Practice with the LGBTQ Community aims to weave together the realms of sociopolitical, historical, and policy contexts in order to assist readers with understanding the base for effective and affirming health and mental health practice with diverse members of the LGBTQ community. Comprised of chapters written by social work academics and their allies -- whose combined Cited by: 1. Free Mental Health Webinars for May Ap By Dorlee 2 Comments This post is part of the monthly series, Free Mental Health Webinars for Social Workers and Mental Health Professionals, featuring over 50 free webcasts that I could find for you this month in the field of .


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This second edition of Social Work Practice in Mental Health continues the guiding principles of the first edition—an emphasis on the centrality of the lived experience of mental illness and the importance of embracing both scientific and relational dimensions of practice.

The new edition reflects the latest developments in best practice 5/5(2). An invaluable resource for social workers in all practice settings, not just mental health, and a core text for social work students.' - Dr Valerie Gerrand, former AASW representative and board member of the Mental Health Council of Australia 'An outstanding and very original contribution to the scholarship on mental health policy, research and service.'.

'An invaluable resource for social workers in all practice settings, not just mental health, and a core text for social work students.' - Dr Valerie Gerrand, former AASW representative and board member of the Mental Social work practice in mental health book Council of Australia 'An outstanding and very original contribution to the scholarship on mental health policy, research and service.'.

Social Work and Mental Health offers a fresh approach to addressing mental health issues, emphasizing the relevance of mental health for all social workers, not just those in specialist mental health settings. The book engages critically with the complexities of contemporary theory, policy and practice, recognizing developments in user and carer involvement and interprofessional by: Social Work in Mental Health brings together a range of scholarly reflections and writings on the different roles of a social worker in the field of mental health.

It provides a holistic picture to introduce readers to the wider issues of social work and mental health practice.

An invaluable resource for social workers in all practice settings, not just mental health, and a core text for social work students.' - Dr Valerie Gerrand, former AASW representative and board member of the Mental Health Council of Australia 'An outstanding and very original contribution to the scholarship on mental health policy, research and service.'/5(4).

"This book is a timely restatement of the central role of social work in mental health. In this important work, Coppock and Dunn have developed a well written and closely argued case for retaining social work skills as a key part of a truly integrated mental health system." - Terry Bamford, Director, Social Perspectives Network.

The inspiration to lead a book on social work practice in mental health did not just happen overnight. There were a couple of incidents and events that influenced my thinking and practice in the field which motivated me to take this work.

Social work practice in mental health is an important area of practice. Social work practice in behavioral health promotes well-being through by assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental illness, substance use, and other addictions.

Social work practice in behavioral health incorporates knowledge of human behavior, sociology, psychiatry, psychology, and many other social science disciplines. With 1 in 4 people experiencing a mental health problem in any given year, mental health is a more important part of social work training than ever before, and all successful social workers need to understand the core values, skills and knowledge that underpin excellent practice in 5/5(9).

Vicki Coppock is Reader in Social Work and Mental Health in the Department of Social and Psychological Sciences at Edge Hill University, Lancashire. She is also a qualified and experienced mental health social worker.

She has a research and publications record in the critical analysis of theory, policy, legislation and professional practice in the field of mental health. Social Work is defined as the professional application of social work values, principles, and techniques to counseling or to helping an individual, family, group, or community to enhance or restore the capacity for social functioning and/or provide, obtain, or improve tangible social and health services.

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Mental health problems are ubiquitous in contemporary society. All social workers, whether in specialist or generalist settings, need specific knowledge, skills and values to work effectively with people with mental health problems. Social Work Practice in Mental Health emphasises the importance of appreciating the lived experience of mental illness, and of establishing partnerships.

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