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Public Mental Health

William W. Eaton and M. Daniele Fallin (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190916602
eISBN:
9780190916640
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190916602.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Public Mental Health provides a comprehensive introduction and guide to the public health approach to mental and behavioral disorders, and to promotion of mental health. The volume’s chapter authors ... More


The Scottish Mental Health Tribunal: Practice and Procedure

Derek Auchie and Alisa Carmichael

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781845860226
eISBN:
9781474406291
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845860226.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This unique text provides an authoritative and practical commentary on the practice and procedure of the new Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland. A full review of the Mental Health Tribunal for ... More


Understanding the Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Social Workers

Kirstin Painter and Maria Scannapieco

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190927844
eISBN:
9780197554548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927844.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Understanding Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Social Workers provides a practical guide for social workers on promoting positive mental health in youth from a system ... More


Psychology: Volume 4: Themes in Contemporary Mental Health Research

Girishwar Misra (ed.)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199498871
eISBN:
9780190990626
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199498871.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

This survey of research on psychology in five volumes is a part of a series undertaken by the ICSSR since 1969, which covers various disciplines under social science. Volume Four of this survey, ... More


Public Mental Health

William W. Eaton (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780195390445
eISBN:
9780199950416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390445.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Mental disorders are among the most prevalent sources of disease burden in the world. Increasing recognition of this burden has led to an explosion of scientific research as well as widespread public ... More


Community Psychology and Community Mental Health: Towards Transformative Change

Geoffrey Nelson, Bret Kloos, and Jose Ornelas (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199362424
eISBN:
9780199362448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362424.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This volume explores the field of community mental health from the perspective of community psychology. The focus of the book is on the transformation of the field of mental health from professional ... More


Children's Mental Health Research: The Power of Partnerships

Kimberly Eaton Hoagwood, Peter S. Jensen, Mary McKay, and Serene Olin (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195307825
eISBN:
9780199863402
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195307825.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation, Children and Families

Research in children's mental health lags behind research for adults, in part because it is intrinsically context-bound. Children are embedded in families, in schools, and in communities who have ... More


Extraordinary Science and Psychiatry: Responses to the Crisis in Mental Health Research

Jeffrey Poland and Serife Tekin (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035484
eISBN:
9780262341752
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035484.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The subject of the book is the culture of crisis and controversy that exists in contemporary mental health research, following the publication of the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical ... More


Supporting Children When Parents Separate: Embedding a Crisis Intervention Approach within Family Justice, Education and Mental Health Policy

Mervyn Murch

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447345947
eISBN:
9781447345992
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345947.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

After years of research and reflection on the work of the interdisciplinary family justice system this book offers a fresh approach to supporting the thousands of children every year who experience a ... More


Social Work With African American Males: Health, Mental Health, and Social Policy

Waldo E. Johnson (ed.)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780195314366
eISBN:
9780199865567
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314366.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Health and Mental Health

African American males have never fared as poorly as they do currently on a number of social indicators. They are less likely to complete high school than their white male and female or African ... More


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


Sanity and Sanctity: Mental Health Work Among the Ultra-Orthodox in Jerusalem

David Greenberg and Eliezer Witztum

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300071917
eISBN:
9780300131994
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300071917.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Ultra-orthodox Jews in Jerusalem are isolated from the secular community that surrounds them not only physically but by their dress, behaviors, and beliefs. Their relationship with secular society is ... More


The Behavioral Science of Firearms: Implications for Mental Health, Law and Policy

Gianni Pirelli, Hayley Wechsler, and Robert J. Cramer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190630430
eISBN:
9780190630454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190630430.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The authors present the most relevant factors and considerations involved in the intersection between behavioral science and firearms. The intent is to provide a comprehensive review of these issues ... More


Ethical Decision Making in School Mental Health

James C. Raines and Nic T. Dibble

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199735853
eISBN:
9780199863457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735853.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

There are three essential differences between this book and most others in the field of ethics. First, instead of focusing on specific issues, it focuses on the process of ethical decision-making. ... More


Generational Encounters with Higher Education: The Academic-Student Relationship and the University Experience

Jennie Bristow, Sarah Cant, and Anwesa Chatterjee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781529209778
eISBN:
9781529209822
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529209778.001.0001
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

The 21st century has witnessed significant changes to the structures and policies framing Higher Education. But how do these changes in norms, values, and purpose shape the generation now coming of ... More


Fundamentals of Mental Health Nursing

Victoria Clarke and Andrew Walsh (eds)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199547746
eISBN:
9780191917745
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199547746.001.0001
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

In order to provide sound, person-centred care, mental health nursing students need a thorough understanding of theory alongside the ability to translate this knowledge into ... More


Children Who Resist Postseparation Parental Contact: A Differential Approach for Legal and Mental Health Professionals

Barbara Jo Fidler, Nicholas Bala, and Michael A. Saini

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895496
eISBN:
9780199980086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895496.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Interest in the problem of children who resist contact with or become alienated from a parent after separation or divorce is growing, due in part to parents' increasing frustrations with the apparent ... More


From Morality to Mental Health: Virtue and Vice in a Therapeutic Culture

Mike W. Martin

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195304718
eISBN:
9780199786572
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195304713.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Morality and mental health are now inseparably linked in our view of character. Alcoholics are sick, yet they are punished for drunk driving. Drug addicts are criminals, but their punishment can be ... More


Evidence-Based Practice in School Mental Health

James C Raines

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195366266
eISBN:
9780199864027
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366266.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Research and Evaluation

Evidence-based practice in school mental health explains the nuts and bolts of infusing research throughout school-based practice following guidelines set forth by the US Department of Education. In ... 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


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