"Assertive Outreach in Mental Healthcare: Current Perspectives" explores experiences, successes, interventions, and service user stories as well as lessons learned from the implementation experience surrounding assertive intervention. It provides a synthesis of expert experience in the field as well as experiences of grass roots team practitioners.This book makes a valuable contribution to the field by addressing in depth a wide range of topics critical to the delivery of assertive outreach services and providing practitioners with a manual into which they can feed lessons learned from other teams for continuous service improvement. This book is an essential reference for anyone with an interest in assertive outreach and community treatment approaches in mental health.
Special features: Provides a contemporary analysis of current service developments in the areaWritten by experts in the fieldCovers cross-cutting issues relevant to all areas of community mental health careIncludes multiple perspectives: service user, researcher, service manager, commissioner, clinician and carerCovers both service delivery and therapeutic interventionsExplores how the assertive outreach model is applied in the UK and Europe
|Publish Date:||Apr 2011|
|Number of Pages:||256|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||1.05|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||6.7 x 0.6 x 9.5|
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