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Title Self-harm and violence : towards best practice in managing risk in mental health services / edited by Richard Whittington and Caroline Logan.

Imprint Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  616.8582 Se48h 2011    ---  Available
Description xx, 308 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Service users : experiences of risk and risk management / Kay Sheldon -- Carers : experiences of risk and risk management / Sally Luxton -- Understanding and managing self-harm in mental health services / Maria Leitner, Wally Barr -- Understanding and managing violence in mental health services / Richard Whittington ... [et al.] -- Suicide and homicide by people with mental illness : a national overview / Kirsten Windfuhr, Nicola Swinson -- Evidence and principles for service user involvement in risk management / Helen Gilburt -- Guidelines and standards for managing risk in mental health services / Caroline Logan, Norbert Nedopil, Thomas Wolf -- Organisations, corporate governance, and risk management / Ben Thomas -- Formulation in clinical risk assessment and management / Caroline Logan, Rajan Nathan, Andrew Brown -- Evidence and principles for positive risk management / Paul Clifford -- Positive risk management : supporting decisions by people with learning disabilities using a human rights based approach / Richard Whitehead, Ged Carney, Beth Greenhill -- Case study 1 : a four-step model of implementation / Geraldine Strathdee ... [et al.] -- Case study 2 : narrowing the gap between policy and practice / Kate Hunt -- Case study 3 : balancing flexibility and standards in risk management / Louise Fountain, Patrick McKee -- Case study 4 : from ticking boxes to effective risk management / Lorna Jellicoe-Jones ... [et al.].
Subject Violence in psychiatric hospitals -- Prevention.
Mental health facilities -- Risk management.
Psychotherapy patients.
Parasuicide -- Prevention.
Self-Injurious Behavior -- prevention & control.
Mental Health Services -- organization & administration.
Mentally Ill Persons -- psychology.
Organizational Case Studies.
Risk Management.
Violence -- prevention & control.
Added Author Whittington, Richard (Richard Charles)
Logan, Caroline.
ISBN 9780470746066 (pbk.)
9780470746073 (cloth)
0470746076 (cloth)
0470746068 (pbk.)
9781119991182 (ePDF)
1119991188 (ePDF)
9781119991175 (Wiley Online Library)
111999117X (Wiley Online Library)

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