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Mental Health Treatment for Children and Adolescents

Jacqueline Corcoran

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195375718
eISBN:
9780199865529
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375718.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

This book reviews the evidence basis for the treatment of mental health disorders that present in children and adolescents, using both the American Psychological Association Division 12 Task Force ... More


Introduction and Overview

Jacqueline Corcoran

in Mental Health Treatment for Children and Adolescents

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195375718
eISBN:
9780199865529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375718.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

This chapter explores the definition of evidence-based practice and lays out the frameworks that will be used to evaluate the research on child and adolescent treatment. These include the American ... More


Barriers to Evidence-Based Practice and Recommendations

Jacqueline Corcoran

in Mental Health Treatment for Children and Adolescents

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195375718
eISBN:
9780199865529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195375718.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Health and Mental Health

This chapter explores some of the cross-cutting themes that emerge from each chapter's presentation. Although there are substantial arguments for the practice of EBP, there are also very sound ... More


Men in Diapers: A System in Shambles

Timothy A. Kelly

in Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748121
eISBN:
9780814749104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748121.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book offers five recommendations to fix America's broken mental health care system and transform it into an effective and innovative system of care for those with mental disorders. When ... More


Fair Is Fair: Parity for Mental Health Coverage

Timothy A. Kelly

in Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748121
eISBN:
9780814749104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748121.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter argues that “parity” must be implemented so that mental health treatment coverage matches physical health coverage. More specifically, it proposes health insurance that would provide as ... More


Transforming America’s Mental Health System

Timothy A. Kelly

in Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748121
eISBN:
9780814749104
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748121.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter argues that resistance to change from forces that want to maintain the status quo—policy makers, providers, insurers, and even the consumers themselves—must be overcome if America's ... More


Healing the Broken Mind: Transforming America's Failed Mental Health System

Timothy A. Kelly

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814748121
eISBN:
9780814749104
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814748121.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Few afflictions are as frightening or as heartbreaking as mental illness. We have come a long way over the past few decades in our understanding of mental illness and its potential treatments. Yet, ... More


Important Treatment Considerations

Justin M. Simpson and Glendon L. Moriarty

in Multimodal Treatment of Acute Psychiatric Illness: A Guide for Hospital Diversion

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158831
eISBN:
9780231536097
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158831.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter discusses various issues that need to be considered when conducting acute psychiatric treatment for people with severe mental illness. It first describes unique challenges associated ... More


Doctoring the Mind: Is Our Current Treatment of Mental Illness Really Any Good?

Richard P. Bentall

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814791486
eISBN:
9780814739143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814791486.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

Toward the end of the twentieth century, the solution to mental illness seemed to be found. It lay in biological solutions, focusing on mental illness as a problem of the brain, to be managed or ... More


Virginia Woolf and the Women’s Co-operative Guild, 1913–31

Clara Jones

in Virginia Woolf: Ambivalent Activist

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474401920
eISBN:
9781474418638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474401920.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This chapter focuses on Woolf’s attendance at the 1913 Newcastle WCG congress. I considers how her record of this event in her 1931 ‘Introductory Letter’ to Life as We Have Known It is inflected by ... More


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