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Mental Health for Community Interpreters By Mansoor Shah & Wahid Zaman
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Written for community interpreters working in mental health settings. Its an aid to understanding some of the basic knowledge about mental health disorders. It is also useful for health care... More > professionals working with community interpreters in particular to the challenge of cultural perspectives.< Less
Introduction to Mental Health for Community Interpreters By Mansoor Shah & Wahid Zaman
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Community Interpreting in mental health settings covering basic background knowledge of common mental health conditions including cultural perspectives;with a focus on the Mental Health Act 2007 and... More > the role of mental health professionals.< Less
Struggles of Mental Health By King Star
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Whаt dоеѕ уоur mind conjure up whеn уоu ѕее the wоrdѕ 'mental hеаlth'? Yеѕ, thе... More > phrase dоеѕ reek wіth аll ѕоrtѕ of соnnоtаtіоnѕ dоеѕn't it! When уоu thіnk оf the рhrаѕе Mеntаl Hеаlth..... іѕ іt аbоut People whо аrе ѕtrаngе or nоt nоrmаl. Mеntаl illness іѕ a ѕtіgmа оr label tо be аvоіdеd оr kept quiet about Rеfеrrіng tо іѕѕuеѕ оf іnсарасіtу оf the mind аnd bеhаvіоur A tеrm that іѕ a lаbеl tо describe іnѕаnіtу, madness, wеіrd реорlе Pathologies lіkе depression, schizophrenia. Or еvеn the Mental Hеаlth dераrtmеnt in уоur Stаtе'ѕ Health Dераrtmеnt? Thе Wоrld Health Orgаnіzаtіоn dеfіnеѕ mental hеаlth as "а state оf wеll-bеіng іn which the individual realizes his or her оwn abilities, саn соре with thе nоrmаl stresses оf lіfе, саn wоrk рrоduсtіvеlу and fruіtfullу, and іѕ аblе tо make a соntrіbutіоn tо hіѕ оr her community."< Less
Promoting Community Mental Health in Guyana: A Resource Guide for Practitioners By Sharlene Voogd Cochrane et al.
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This book serves as a resource guide for practitioners, counselors, child protection workers, and human service professionals in Guyana and throughout the Caribbean who seek to promote community... More > mental health in their unique cultural contexts. It draws upon the learning and experience of thirteen Guyanese professionals who completed an Interdisciplinary Master of Arts degree at Lesley University in 2014, focused on trauma sensitive assessment and intervention for children, families, and communities. Each of the graduates of the Lesley University/Guyana Program completed a final project focused on a particular population and issue, researching and analyzing the issue and developing and presenting a workshop for colleagues or clients. Throughout the book their voices and experiences apply new understandings and skills to work in varied contexts within Guyana. The book provides practical real life examples of community mental health promotion by dedicated professionals committed to making a difference.< Less
Designing Resiliency: Products for Mental Health By Rebecca Erde
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What is the equivalent of a cane for a psychological symptom? How does one create a crutch for persistent sadness? How can these objects feel stigma-free and desirable? These questions stem from a... More > massive problem that is not adequately being addressed by society and the design community: mental illness and more importantly, mental health. Mental health refers to one’s psychological, behavioral, and emotional well-being, while mental illness is the underlying condition affecting said well-being. Mental illness affects one in five people in the United States. There are very few products designed to help this ubiquitous population improve their mental health. And because mental illness is often not visible, the needs of those living with it are seriously underserved. Graphic Design by Chelsea Alexander. Illustrations by Yoyito.< Less
308 Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Programs By Canadian Accreditation Council
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Mental health and suicide prevention programs are designed to increase protective factors and decrease risk factors that may place a community, family, or individual at risk for suicide. These... More > programs are community initiatives that monitor community mental health and develop proactive strategies to respond to the needs of the community and individuals by enhancing community understanding of effective suicide prevention strategies, and reaching out to at-risk individuals, and intervening in times of crisis.< Less
Roadmap to Mental Health: Navigating the System in Puget Sound By NAMI Seattle
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This "roadmap" will give families and individuals with mental health conditions help and hope for living in a world affected by mental illness, from an overview of symptoms, to navigating... More > the health system in Puget Sound. People in recovery who live with mental illness and their families can be an influential force that can inspire their communities, fight stigma, and transform the state of mental health care. Together, we can develop an array of readily available services designed to meet the diverse needs o persons with mental illness and their families.< Less
Roots in the Community By RCA Consumers & Staff
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River City Advocacy provides peer-based mental health recovery support systems needed in our community. Roots in the Community is a collection of poems written by the peers and staff of RCA.
Senior Mental Health Assessment: Geriatric Mental Health Consultation in the General Hospital and Nursing Facility By Dr. Robert Garrett Rodriguez
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Traditional mental health care settings are inadequate to meet the needs of older adults. Mental health specialists must adapt their expectations and approach to be effective in alternative venues... More > and to diversity their portfolio of practice sites to ensure financial viability. These sites include acute care hospitals, extended care facilities, senior citizen centers, retirement communities, and certified home health agencies. The opportunity to involve a patient=s family is challenged by a patient=s financial barriers, diagnosis, mental status, and the culture of the medical community. A summary of research is presented regarding mental health consultation with older adults involving a health team approach and the family in two settings: acute care hospitals and extended care facilities. Recommendations are offered based on this research to improve the efficacy and efficiency of the mental health consultant (therapist/liaison).< Less
Senior Mental Health Assessment: Geriatric Mental Health Consultation in the General Hospital and Nursing Facility By Dr. Robert Garrett Rodriguez
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Traditional mental health care settings are inadequate to meet the needs of older adults. Mental health specialists must adapt their expectations and approach to be effective in alternative venues... More > and to diversity their portfolio of practice sites to ensure financial viability. These sites include acute care hospitals, extended care facilities, senior citizen centers, retirement communities, and certified home health agencies. The opportunity to involve a patient=s family is challenged by a patient=s financial barriers, diagnosis, mental status, and the culture of the medical community. A summary of research is presented regarding mental health consultation with older adults involving a health team approach and the family in two settings: acute care hospitals and extended care facilities. Recommendations are offered based on this research to improve the efficacy and efficiency of the mental health consultant (therapist/liaison).< Less

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