An Introduction to Child and Adolescent Mental Health
Written by a multi-disciplinary team of passionate and experienced experts, the book strikes an effective balance between introducing the relevant theory and showing how this can be applied in the real world. It is an essential starting point to the subject of child and adolescent mental health and suitable for any students planning to support this group.
- Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd
- Publish Date: May 16th, 2014
- Pages: 248
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.40in - 6.60in - 0.90in - 1.45lb
- EAN: 9781446249451
- Categories: • Nursing - Psychiatric & Mental Health• Mental Health
About the Author
Madeleine Burton is a Registered Mental Health Nurse and for several years worked in both inpatient and community CAMHS. Maddie is currently Senior Lecturer in Child and Adolescent Mental Health at the University of Worcester. Maddie continues to maintain close links with CAMHS practice and works with schools from a CAMH perspective. She holds membership of the Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health and the Association for Infant Mental Health. Maddie's research interests include suicide and self-harm in children and young people, infant, maternal and parental mental health.
'This book will be a valuable resource for anyone new to working with children and adolescents with mental health difficulties. It considers a range of issues that children and young people are presented with, giving consideration to both aetiology and treatment. I will be recommending it to students on my course.'
--Sharon Pagett, Senior Lecturer, University of Central Lancashire