Mental health nursing has been shaped by a variety of policy factors in the past 50 years. In this new textbook, edited by the mental health policy advisor to the Royal College of Nursing, a range of experts in their field introduce the essential elements of policy and legislation to new students and experienced practitioners which will affect them throughout their careers. Clinical examples are drawn on throughout, to help students think about the real-life context of what can be a difficult subject.
SAGE Publications; April 2014
- ISBN: 9781473905160
- Edition: 1
- Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
- Title: Mental Health Policy for Nurses
- Author: Ian Hulatt (ed.)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
In The Press
Understanding the impact and implications of policy on mental health practice is an essential part of our work, particularly at a time of considerable and turbulent change. This book is grounded in informed and accessible information that will help make sense of the complexity that is political reform in the field of mental health practice.