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Author Knifton, Lee.

Title Public Mental Health : Global Perspectives.

Imprint Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill Education, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (226 pages)
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Contents Half title; Title; Copyright; Praise for this book; Contents; List of tables; List of figures; About the contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part 1 Promoting positive mental health; 1. Positive mental health and wellbeing: connecting individual, social and global levels of wellbeing; 2. Community development, regeneration and mental health; 3. Mental health promotion in developing contexts; 4. Defining and measuring mental health and wellbeing; Part 2 Preventing mental health problems; 5. Inequality: an underacknowledged source of mental illness and distress.
6. Mental health literacy7. Suicide prevention; 8. Preventing depression; Part 3 Quality of life for people with mental health problems; 9. Recovery and wellbeing; 10. Stigma, discrimination and mental health; 11. Early intervention for psychosis in the real world; 12. Physical health of people with long- term mental health problems; Part 4 Bringing it all together across the life-course; 13. Parenting during the first two years and public mental health; 14. Implementing a public mental health framework within schools; 15. Mental health and wellbeing at the workplace; 16. Later life.
17. Lessons and directions for public mental healthReferences; Index.
Summary This book will provide readers with an overview of the core knowledge and issues in public mental health, and a guide for students and practitioners on the evidence and tools available to help them develop Public Mental Health programs that work in practice.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Mental health.
Mental health services.
Mental health policy.
MEDICAL -- Mental Health.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Health.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Illness.
Mental health. (OCoLC)fst01016339
Mental health policy. (OCoLC)fst01016492
Mental health services. (OCoLC)fst01016498
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Quinn, Neil.
Other Form: Print version: Knifton, Lee. Public Mental Health : Global Perspectives. Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill Education, 2013 9780335244898
ISBN 9780335244904 (electronic bk.)
0335244904 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000052915280
AU@ 000058067165
AU@ 000060906655
DEBBG BV043034390
DEBSZ 423667858
DEBSZ 431354898
NZ1 15412848

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