The 4th Edition provides an essential update to key legislation and practice in this field of Mental Health. --Lecturer, Glyndwr University
Really accessible overview of Mental Health. Highly relevant for Social Work students on the Undergraduate degree course. --Lecturer, Birmingham City University
This book has been a core recommendation for our mental health module for many years and remains an excellent resource. --Lecturer, University of Lincoln
About the Author
Malcolm Golightley has worked in the mental health field for over twenty years, drawing on extensive experience as a community development workers, Approved Social Worker, trainer and researcher. As Head of the School of Health and Social Care he has responsibility for academic leadership and, with others, developing mental health research. Until recently he was a Mental Health Act Commissioner and carried out inspections on behalf of the Healthcare Commission.