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Domestic Violence and Mental Health

Domestic Violence and Mental Health (Paperback)

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People with mental health problems are more likely to be victims of domestic violence than the general population. This book gives practical guidance on how mental health professionals can identify and respond to domestic violence experienced by their patients. It covers the prevalence of domestic violence, its association with mental health problems and the current evidence base on effective interventions to reduce abuse and improve mental health. It includes liaison with other agencies, such as social care, the police and the domestic violence sector, and gives information on relevant medico-legal issues in order to prepare professionals to present evidence in court. Comprehensive resource for mental health professionals.Practical advice on how to help those affected by domestic violence.Written by international experts on this major public health problem. Readership: All mental health professionals.

Medical & VeterinaryBrances of medicinePsychiatryMedical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issuesHealth systems & servicesMental health servicesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesViolence in societyDomestic violence Publisher: RCPsych Publications Publication Date: 01/05/2013 ISBN-13: 9781908020567  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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About the editors: Prof Louise Howard - Consultant Psychiatrist and Professor in Women's Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry, London. Prof Gene Feder - General Practitioner, Bristol and Professor of Primary Health Care, University of Bristol. Dr Roxanne Agnew-Davies - Consultant Psychologist and Director, Domestic Violence Training Ltd, Surbiton, Surrey and Honorary Research Fellow, School of Social and Community Medicine, University of Bristol.

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