Mental Health Issues in Primary Care: A Practical Guide

  • Authors
  • Elizabeth Armstrong

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Elizabeth Armstrong
    Pages 1-11
  3. Elizabeth Armstrong
    Pages 12-26
  4. Elizabeth Armstrong
    Pages 27-42
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    Pages 43-59
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    Pages 74-84
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    Pages 85-99
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    Pages 100-111
  10. Elizabeth Armstrong
    Pages 112-122
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 123-143

About this book


This book sets out to demystify primary mental health care. It looks at the major mental health problems encountered by doctors and community nurses in general practice, health centres and other primary care settings. It provides a down-to-earth guide for effectively meeting the needs of patients and clients and is based on both current research and practical experience. Written for primary care nurses this book will also be invaluable for health promotion officers, facilitators, FHSA advisers, GPs and anyone wishing to improve the primary care contribution to meeting the Health of the Nation mental illness targets.


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Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1995
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-60675-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-13362-8
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals