Mental Health and Illness
Questions and Answers for Counsellors and Therapists
The content provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary issues in mental health, sign posting the importance and relevance of the topic to those working within the counselling and psychotherapy fields. The background to the current context of mental health care, treatment and management both within the UK and globally is outlined and definitions of mental health are discussed by way of drawing attention to the complex and diverse understanding of what constitutes mental illness.
Title: Mental Health and Illness
Author: Dawn Freshwater; Jeni Boyd; Sabi Redwood; Michael Jacobs