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Author Meaden, Alan, 1961-

Title Problematic and risk behaviours in psychosis : a shared formulation approach / Alan Meaden and David Hacker
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 312 pages) : illustrations
Contents Figures; Tables; Abbreviations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Introduction; OVERVIEW OF THE BOOK; Part 1: The SAFE approach; theory, models and processes; Part 2: Assessment; Part 3: Interventions in SAFE; Part 4: Implementation issues: translating SAFE into routine clinical practice; Part 1 The SAFE approach; Chapter 1 Problematic behaviour in psychosis: a barrier to social inclusion and recovery; INTRODUCTION; THE NATURE OF THE PROBLEM: DEFINITIONS AND CLASSIFICATION; THE SCALE OF THE PROBLEM: FREQUENCY AND PREVALENCE; Violence and aggression in inpatient settings
Summary "In spite of improved access to psychosocial interventions, many people with psychosis continue to experience persistent problems which act as significant barriers to their recovery. This book investigates risk and problem behaviours in psychosis including staff and service factors that can impede the delivery of effective care. Working with Problematic Behaviour in Psychosis provides a new approach for assessment formulation and intervention with such problem behaviours in a team context. Of particular interest will be: an outline of the SAFE (Shared Assessment, Formulation and Education) approach an integrative model for understanding risk and problematic behaviour shared risk assessment and management processes the use of CBT in day-to-day interactions with clients a set of formulation driven strategies for managing problematic behaviours case studies and vignettes providing guidance and highlighting the benefits of the approach. This book will have particular appeal to professionals working in residential care for those with complex mental health problems as well as those working in intensive community based services. It is also an excellent resource for those training in psychological therapies for complex mental health problems, risk assessment and management"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Psychotic Disorders -- complications.
Behavior Control -- methods.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy -- methods.
Psychotic Disorders -- therapy.
Risk Assessment -- methods.
Risk Reduction Behavior.
MEDICAL -- Mental Health.
MEDICAL -- Psychiatry -- General.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Clinical Psychology.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Illness.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychopathology -- General.
Form Electronic book
Author Hacker, David, 1973-
LC no. 2010020905
ISBN 0203834704
Other Titles Problematic and risk behaviors in psychosis