Chapter 1. Background and Influences

  1. Rebecca Neno,
  2. Barry Aveyard and
  3. Hazel Heath
  1. Rebecca Neno,
  2. Barry Aveyard,
  3. Hazel Heath and
  4. Heide Baldwin

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470692240.ch1

Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care

Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care

How to Cite

Neno, R., Aveyard, B., Heath, H. and Baldwin, H. (2007) Background and Influences, in Older People and Mental Health Nursing: A Handbook of Care (eds R. Neno, B. Aveyard and H. Heath), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470692240.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405151696

Online ISBN: 9780470692240

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Keywords:

  • health care;
  • social policy;
  • mental health;
  • phychologists;
  • laboratort tests

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Psychological perspectives on mental health

  • Older people's mental health

  • The development of mental health services for older people

  • The contribution of nursing

  • References