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Mental health and emotional well being

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199533220
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598038 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199533220.003.0007

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Mental health and emotional well being

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Introduction - Promoting emotional well-being - Promoting assertiveness - Primary care - Secondary care - Tertiary care - Prevalence rates - Factors contributing to mental health - Anxiety disorders - Psychotic disorders - Organic disorders - Dementia (in people with intellectual disability) - Psychopathology - Autistic spectrum disorders - Self-harm - Substance misuse - Responding to bereavement

Chapter.  11887 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Learning Disabilities

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