"It's short but succint chapters make it very readable text. This is a robust addition to the original text and will no doubt become a valuable resource to those studying in this area."
- Ian Warwick, Lecturer at London Metrpolitan University, UK
"An excellent starting point to stimulating debate on contemporary issues in mental health."
- Ian Mathews, Lecturer at University of Huddersfield, UK
"...a powerful start from bentall...the editors have done an excellent job that will be reflected in the book's popularity...a comprehensive introduction..." British Journal of Social Work
A Reader that will challenge students' understanding and practice in the mental health field. Presenting fresh new perspectives to encourage critical thinking
About the Author
JILL REYNOLDS is Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK.
ROSEMARY MUSTON is Course Manager in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK.
TOM HELLER is Senior Lecturer in Health Studies at the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK.
JONATHAN LEACH is Lecturer in health and social care at The Open University, UK.
MICK MCCORMICK is Lecturer in social work with The Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK.
JAN WALLCRAFT is a freelance consultant.
MARK WALSH is a writer, teacher and mental health nurse.