Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Empowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a New Paradigm
Foyalty 273

Empowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a New Paradigm (Hardback)

Currently unavailable to order online.
Email me when back in stock


An exploration of how empowerment, lifelong learning and social inclusion are closely connected to the concept of recovery from mental illness, showing how mental health services in general need to restructure to enable people with the lived experience of mental illness to lead a meaningful life with and beyond the illness.

Medical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issuesHealth systems & servicesMental health servicesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesPsychologySocial, group or collective psychologyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial welfare & social servicesSocial work Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 17/04/2012 ISBN-13: 9780230292857  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable to order online.  

JILL ANDERSON Senior Project Development Officer for the Mental Health in Higher Education project and is Senior Lecturer in Social Work at the University of Cumbria, UK ANJA ESTHER BAUMANN Technical Officer for Mental Health at the WHO Regional Office for Europe WILMA BOEVINK Social scientist and an active member of the Dutch user movement in psychiatry. She is professor of Recovery at Hanze University Groningen, the Netherlands JED BOARDMAN Chair of the General and Community Faculty of the Royal College of Psychiatrists in London, UK DAVID CREPAZ-KEAY User and Advisor for the Mental Health Foundation in London, UK LARRY DAVIDSON Professor of Psychology at the University of Yale, Department of Psychiatry, USA IAN DAWSON Researcher and work package leader for dissemination in the EMILIA project BARBARA EVANS Trained as a social worker and currently works for Hampshire County Council (UK) as a Workforce Development Advisor for Mental Health, UK ELIZABETH FLANAGAN Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, USA HELEN GLOVER Social worker in the UK CHRIS GRIFFITHS has worked on two Europe wide European Union funded mental health projects JANET HOLMSHAW Senior Lecturer in mental health at Middlesex University, UK EMMANUELLE JOUET Specialist in educational sciences and researcher for the Emilia project at the Maison Blanche Research Unit in Paris, France MARJA KAUNONEN Adjunct Professor at the University of Tampere, Finland, Department of Nursing Science in the EMILIA Project IRJA NIEMINEN has worked as a researcher in the EMILIA project. Currently she is a doctoral candidate at the Department of Nursing Science, University of Tampere, Finland TORILL KLEVAN NILSEN Member of Mental Health, a user organization in Norway KLAUS NYBORG JAMES OGUNLEYE serves on the European Commission's Panel of Experts projects scrutineer/reviewer on Lifelong Learning Programme 2007-2013 KATE SAULT is WRAP Co-ordinator, a role she developed within the Southern Health Trust JUSTINE SCHNEIDER Social researcher and social worker. She is currently professor of mental health and social care at the Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK GEOFF SHEPHERD Policy Advisor to the employment programme team at SCMH and is currently involved in the project run by an independent sector provider (Richmond Fellowship Employment and Training) to evaluate the impact of 'employment specialists' in primary care TERESE STENFORS-HAYES Specialist in the field of medical education and is currently employed as a researcher at the University of British Columbia, Canada THOMAS STYRON Clinical psychologist and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Yale School of Medicine, USA ROBERT SURBER, MSSW, Clinical Professor with the University of California San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, and Principal of Robert Surber Consultation in Behavioral Health, located in San Francisco, California, and Keaau Hawaii, USA

More books by Peter Ryan

More books by Shula Ramon

More books by Tim Greacen

Leave Review


Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Click and Collect is available for all our shops; collection times will vary depending on availability of items. Individual despatch times for each item will be given at checkout.

Special delivery items

A Year of Books Subscription Packages 

Delivery is free for the UK. Western Europe costs £60 for each 12 month subscription package purchased. For the Rest of the World the cost is £100 for each package purchased. All delivery costs are charged in advance at time of purchase. For more information please visit the A Year of Books page.

Animator's Survival Kit

For delivery charges for the Animator's Survival Kit please click here.


Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Pediatric Psychopharmacology for...
Mark A Riddle; Rebecca A. Baum; Susan...
Promoting Mental Health in Children...
Jane Meschan Foy
Mental Health in Prisons: Critical...
Alice Mills; Kathleen Kendall
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close