Student/customer-focused version of blurb - used on Amazon etc Promoting recovery from mental health problems is a guiding principle within modern mental health care. Working in partnership with service users, new practice techniques are being designed and delivered that can allow individuals to thrive within society and move towards a fulfilling life beyond their diagnosis. Recovery remains a broad and subjective term though and understanding what this means for your service users and how to implement recovery into your practice is an important challenge. Developed in partnership with Certitude – an influential charity providing support for people with mental health problems or learning disabilities – this book will answer all your questions about recovery in mental health nursing. It provides clear explanations and practical guidance that you can immediately bring into your work on placement.
Introduction : Introduction
Who is this book for?
This book is written primarily for mental health nursing students currently undertaking a pre-registration programme. However, it may also be of interest to qualified mental health nurses who wish to develop a deeper understanding of the recovery approach. In addition, those involved in the education of mental health nursing students, such as lecturers and clinical mentors, might find the book a useful resource for relevant teaching, learning and assessment activities.
Why Promoting Recovery in Mental Health Nursing?
Contemporary mental health care is an exciting, challenging and changing field. Established practices and traditional ways of understanding mental health and distress are being challenged, both by those who work within and those who use contemporary mental health services. The authority of mental health professionals ...