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A <mark>Straight</mark>-<mark>Talking</mark> <mark>Introduction</mark> <mark>to</mark> the Causes of <mark>Mental</mark> <mark>Health</mark> <mark>Problems</mark>

A Straight-Talking Introduction to the Causes of Mental Health Problems

ISBN 978 1 906254 19 3 (2010)

Introduction 1. Our beliefs and motives 2. A brief history of causal beliefs 3. The twentieth century and beyond: The illness approach 4. Can we understand causes through diagnosis and labels? 5. Public opinion: Depression is caused by depressing things happening 6. Is the public right? What the research says…
A <mark>Straight</mark>-<mark>Talking</mark> <mark>Introduction</mark> <mark>to</mark> Being a <mark>Mental</mark> <mark>Health</mark> Service User

A Straight-Talking Introduction to Being a Mental Health Service User

ISBN 978 1 906254 20 9 (2010)

Foreword Jan Wallcraft Introduction Part One Ch 1: Setting the scene Ch 2: The psychiatric system Ch 3: The language of ‘mental health’ Part Two Ch 4: The mental health service user/survivor movement Ch 5: Mental health services and inequality Ch 6: Issues of identity Chapter Seven: From a medical…
STI Diagnosis

A Straight-Talking Introduction to Psychiatric Diagnosis

ISBN 978 1 906254 66 7 (2014)

Series introduction by Richard Bentall and Pete Sanders 1. What this book aims to do 2. Psychiatric diagnosis: The current context 3. What are the problems with psychiatric diagnosis? 4. For and against psychiatric diagnosis in more detail 5. The wider impact of psychiatric diagnosis 6. The personal impact of…
STI Drugs

A Straight-Talking Introduction to Psychiatric Drugs

ISBN 978 1 906254 17 9 (2009)

Introduction Chapter 1 The place of Drug Treatments in Psychiatry Chapter 2 How do Psychiatric Drugs Work? Chapter 3 Interpreting the Evidence on Psychiatric Drugs Chapter 4 Neuroleptic Drugs (also known as 'Anti Psychotics') Chapter 5 'Antidepressants' Chapter 6 Lithium and Other Drugs Used for Manic Depression or Bipolar Disorder…