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Promoting mental health

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posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 by Margaret McallisterMargaret Mcallister, C Handley
Reading this chapter will help you to: •understand the reasons for the need to equally emphasise prevention, treatment and promotion in mental health work •understand how knowledge of developmental stages assists in shaping interventions that serve to promote mental health in young people and their families •identify the range of mental health strategies clinicians use within the spectrum of interventions for mental disorders •describe day-to-day practice activities useful in promoting a young person’s mental health and wellbeing, and helping young people to flourish •discuss issues important to organisational planning so that services in which you work can build their capacity to provide youth-centred care.

History

Editor

Barnes M; Rowe J

Parent Title

Child, youth and family health : strengthening communities

Start Page

239

End Page

259

Number of Pages

21

ISBN-13

9780729581554

Publisher

Elsevier Australia

Place of Publication

Sydney, Australia

Open Access

No

External Author Affiliations

Faculty of Sciences, Engineering and Health; Institute for Health and Social Science Research (IHSSR); University of Tasmania;

Era Eligible

No

Edition

2nd

Number of Chapters

13