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Mental Health and Well-Being : Alternatives to the Medical Model.

Author: Neil Thompson
Publisher: Milton : Routledge, 2018.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Thompson, Neil.
Mental Health and Well-Being : Alternatives to the Medical Model.
Milton : Routledge, ©2018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Thompson
ISBN: 9781351123891 1351123890
OCLC Number: 1061128146
Description: 1 online resource (247 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Introduction; PART I: Constructing Mental Illness; Introduction; 1 From Demons to Drugs; 2 Freud and His Followers; 3 Asylums and Axe Murderers; 4 Pills and Policing; PART II: Deconstructing Mental Illness; Introduction; 5 The Interactionist Critique; 6 The Anti-Psychiatry Critique; 7 The Post-Structuralist Critique; 8 The Flawed Science Critique; PART III: Theorizing Mental Health and Well-being; Introduction; 9 Madness and Meaning; 10 Selfhood and Society. 11 Roles and Responsibility12 Society and Spirituality; PART IV: Promoting Mental Health and Well-being; Introduction; 13 Individual Responses; 14 Group Responses; 15 Community-Based Responses; 16 Societal Responses; Conclusion; Epilogue; Glossary; Guide to Further Learning; References; Index.

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