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The Pocketbook Guide To Mental Health Act Assessments [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780335245079Publication details: Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill Education, 2012.ISBN:
  • 9780335245086
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: The Pocketbook Guide To Mental Health Act AssessmentsDDC classification:
  • 362.2
LOC classification:
  • KD3412
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Contents:
Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; How to use this book; 1 The legal landscape; 2 Setting up Mental Health Act assessments; 3 Managing Mental Health Act assessments and making decisions; 4 Implementing decisions and admission to hospital; 5 Working with compulsion in the community; Appendix 1 Local contacts for specialist groups of patients; Appendix 2 Admission to hospital: hospital managers section papers checklist; Appendix 3 The AMHP outline report: specimen example; Glossary; References and useful resources; Index; Adverts
Summary: This pocketbook for Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHP) is a useful guide, not only for social workers but also those in the social care profession considering a route into AMHP and doctors. It provides a quick reference tool for helping to conduct assessments and implement decisions quickly.
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Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; How to use this book; 1 The legal landscape; 2 Setting up Mental Health Act assessments; 3 Managing Mental Health Act assessments and making decisions; 4 Implementing decisions and admission to hospital; 5 Working with compulsion in the community; Appendix 1 Local contacts for specialist groups of patients; Appendix 2 Admission to hospital: hospital managers section papers checklist; Appendix 3 The AMHP outline report: specimen example; Glossary; References and useful resources; Index; Adverts

This pocketbook for Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHP) is a useful guide, not only for social workers but also those in the social care profession considering a route into AMHP and doctors. It provides a quick reference tool for helping to conduct assessments and implement decisions quickly.