Title

Foundations of Mental Health Promotion

Document Type

Monograph

Publication Date

8-24-2020

Publisher

Jones and Bartlett Learning

Edition

2

First page number:

1

Last page number:

334

Abstract

Written for undergraduate and graduate courses in public and community health, the second edition of Foundations of Mental Health Promotion provides a current look at mental health and mental illness with a focus on medical, epidemiological, behavioral, sociological, political, historical, developmental, and cultural perspectives in the field. Readers are introduced to the field of mental health promotion, and both individual-level and population-level approaches to handling mental health concerns are emphasized. New & Key Features: - UPDATED to reflect current CHES/MCHES competencies form NCHEC or DSM-5 and the latest version of ICD-11 - UPDATED models for mental health and health promotion are included throughout - FOCUS FEATURES highlight interesting discoveries, important aspects, anecdotes or future directions being pursued on a particular topic discussed in the chapter - ADDRESSES mental health promotion for children and adolescents, mental health promotion for adults, and mental health promotion for older adults - SKILL-BUILDING ACTIVITIES have been revised to reflect current events in mental health promotion and CASE STUDY ACTIVITIES have been added

Keywords

Mental health promotion; Undergraduate and graduate courses; Mental health and illnesses

Disciplines

Medicine and Health Sciences | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health

Language

English


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