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Measuring Mental Health Needs

Measuring Mental Health Needs

2nd Edition

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Sir Douglas Black, Graham Thornicroft, John Wing, Chris R. Brewin, Rachel Jenkins, Bruce Singh, Howard Meltzer, Andrew Stevens, James Raftery, Richard A. Mendelsohn, Roy Carr-Hill, Mirella Ruggeri, Francesco Amaddeo, Michele Tansella, Paul Bebbington, Sian Rees, Elaine Murphy, Jonathan Bindman, Gyles Glover, Geraldine Strathdee, Marion Beeforth, Helen Wood, Jennifer Beecham, Martin Knapp, M. Susan Ridgely, Howard H. Goldman, Joseph P. Morrissey, Bernard Audini, Richard Duffett, Austin Lockwood, Max Marshall, Mike Slade, Paul McCrone, William R. Breakey, Ezra Susser, Philip Timms, Elizabeth Kuipers, Robert Jezzard, Kiriakos Xenitidis, Nick Bouras, Tom Reynolds, Martin Orrell, Andre Tylee, Kamaldeep Bhui, Alain Gregoire, John Marsden, John Strang, Janet Treasure, Ulrike Schmidt, E. Jane Marshall
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  • Date Published: November 2001
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781901242607

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  • What are needs for mental health services, and how can they be measured? This book describes clearly the different approaches that can be taken to these vital questions. This completely revised version of the successful first edition provides professional, managerial and research staff in health and social care with all they need to understand and to put into practice the assessment of need in mental health.

    • Presents up-to-the-minute reviews
    • A whole range of specialities are covered within the book
    • Provides conceptual and practical coverage of needs assessment
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    • Edition: 2nd Edition
    • Date Published: November 2001
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781901242607
    • length: 538 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 138 x 30 mm
    • weight: 0.77kg
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Contents
    Contributors
    Foreword Sir Douglas Black
    Preface Graham Thornicroft
    Part I. Definitions and Targets for Needs Assessment:
    1. Defining mental health needs John Wing, Chris R. Brewin and Graham Thornicroft
    2. Health targets Rachel Jenkins and Bruce Singh
    Part II. Measuring Population Needs:
    3. Population surveys of morbidity and need Rachel Jenkins and Howard Meltzer
    4. Commissioners' information requirements on mental health needs and commissioning for mental health services Andrew Stevens, James Raftery and Richard A. Mendelsohn
    5. Measuring (relative) need for mental health care services Roy Carr-Hill
    6. Assessing demand for care at district level using a psychiatric case register Mirella Ruggeri, Francesco Amaddeo and Michele Tansella
    7. Assessing the need for psychiatric services at district level: using the results of community surveys Paul Bebbington and Sian Rees
    Part III. Choosing among Needs: Priorities and Costs:
    8. Setting priorities during the development of local psychiatric services Elaine Murphy
    9. The Care Programme Approach: prioritising according to need in policy and practice Jonathan Bindman and Gyles Glover
    10. Local catchment areas for needs-led mental health services Geraldine Strathdee and Graham Thornicroft
    11. Needs from a user perspective Marion Beeforth and Helen Wood
    12. Costing psychiatric interventions Jennifer Beecham and Martin Knapp
    Part IV. Evaluating the Ability of Psychiatric Services to Meet Needs:
    13. Assessing systems of care for the long-term mentally ill in urban settings M. Susan Ridgely, Howard H. Goldman and Joseph P. Morrissey
    14. Auditing the use of psychiatric beds Bernard Audini and Richard Duffett
    Part V. Methods for Assessing Individual Needs:
    15. The Cardinal Needs Schedule: a standardised research instrument for measuring individual needs Austin Lockwood and Max Marshall
    16. Measuring individual needs for care and services Chris R. Brewin
    17. The Camberwell Assessment of Need (CAN) Mike Slade and Paul McCrone
    Part VI. Needs of Special Groups:
    18. Mental health services for homeless people William R. Breakey, Ezra Susser and Philip Timms
    19. Needs of carers Elizabeth Kuipers
    20. Mental health needs of children and young people Robert Jezzard
    21. Measurement of needs in people with learning disabilities and mental health problems Kiriakos Xenitidis and Nick Bouras
    22. Needs assessment in mental health care for older people Tom Reynolds and Martin Orrell
    23. Mental health needs in primary care Andre Tylee
    24. Mental health needs assessment for ethnic and cultural minorities Kamaldeep Bhui
    25. Needs assessment for rural mental health services Alain Gregoire
    26. Needs assessment and drug misuse services John Marsden and John Strang
    27. Needs assessment and eating disorders Janet Treasure and Ulrike Schmidt
    28. Needs assessment and alcohol E. Jane Marshall
    Index.

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    Graham Thornicroft

    Contributors

    Sir Douglas Black, Graham Thornicroft, John Wing, Chris R. Brewin, Rachel Jenkins, Bruce Singh, Howard Meltzer, Andrew Stevens, James Raftery, Richard A. Mendelsohn, Roy Carr-Hill, Mirella Ruggeri, Francesco Amaddeo, Michele Tansella, Paul Bebbington, Sian Rees, Elaine Murphy, Jonathan Bindman, Gyles Glover, Geraldine Strathdee, Marion Beeforth, Helen Wood, Jennifer Beecham, Martin Knapp, M. Susan Ridgely, Howard H. Goldman, Joseph P. Morrissey, Bernard Audini, Richard Duffett, Austin Lockwood, Max Marshall, Mike Slade, Paul McCrone, William R. Breakey, Ezra Susser, Philip Timms, Elizabeth Kuipers, Robert Jezzard, Kiriakos Xenitidis, Nick Bouras, Tom Reynolds, Martin Orrell, Andre Tylee, Kamaldeep Bhui, Alain Gregoire, John Marsden, John Strang, Janet Treasure, Ulrike Schmidt, E. Jane Marshall

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