Empowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a New Paradigm by P. RyanEmpowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a New Paradigm by P. Ryan

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

byP. RyanEditorS. Ramon, T. Greacen

Hardcover | April 17, 2012

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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.
JILL ANDERSON Senior Project Development Officer for the Mental Health in Higher Education project ww.mhhe.heacademy.ac.uk 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 ...
Title:Empowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a New ParadigmFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.86 inPublished:April 17, 2012Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230292852

ISBN - 13:9780230292857


Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures Acknowledgements Notes on Contributors Introduction; P.Ryan , S.Ramon & T.Greacen PART I: RECOVERY Recovery, Lifelong Learning, Empowerment & Social Inclusion: Is A New Paradigm Emerging?; H.Glover TREE: Towards Recovery, Empowerment and Experiential Expertise of Users of Psychiatric Services; W.Boevink Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP); B.Evans & K.Sault The Role of Mental Health Service Users in Recovery from Professional Stigma; R.W.Surber Developing Successful Recovery-Oriented Mental Health Services; J.Boardman & G.Shepherd PART II: SOCIAL INCLUSION AND EMPLOYMENT Designing Policies to Foster the Community Inclusion of People in Recovery; L.Davidson , E.Flanagan , & T.Styron Employment and Social Inclusion: Implementing the Model and Facing the Reality; J.Schneider Overcoming Barriers to Empowerment; T.Greacen & E.Jouet PART III: EMPOWERMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING Empowerment: Key Concepts and Evidence Base; A.Baumann, P.Ryan & C.Griffiths Evaluating Service User Involvement in Mental Health Services; D.C.Keay Lifelong Learning, Mental Health and Higher Education: A UK Focus; J.Anderson & J.Holmshaw Lifelong Learning and Wellbeing: The Health Benefits of Lifelong Learning for People With Mental Illness; J.Ogunleye , C.Griffiths , I.Dawson & K.Nyberg Stakeholders' Lifelong Learning and Organisational Change Experiences in the Context of the EMILIA Project; M.Kaunonen & S.Ramon 'Getting on with Your Life': A User's Experience of Participating in the EMILIA Project; T.K.Nilsen Service Users' Experiences of Lifelong Learning; I.Nieminen & T.K.Nilsen Mental Health Service Users as Trainers in the Context of the EMILIA Project; T.Stenfors-Hayes & P.Ryan Index