2. Clinical Stroke Services

  1. Nadina B. Lincoln1,
  2. Ian I. Kneebone2,
  3. Jamie A. B. Macniven3 and
  4. Reg C. Morris4

Published Online: 1 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch2

Psychological Management of Stroke

Psychological Management of Stroke

How to Cite

Lincoln, N. B., Kneebone, I. I., Macniven, J. A. B. and Morris, R. C. (2011) Clinical Stroke Services, in Psychological Management of Stroke, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119961307.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Nottingham, UK

  2. 2

    University of Surrey, UK

  3. 3

    Waikato Hospital, Hamilton, New Zealand

  4. 4

    Cardiff University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470684276

Online ISBN: 9781119961307



  • clinical stroke services;
  • stroke, a global issue;
  • stroke survivor experience, in services;
  • psychological factors, and depression, anxiety;
  • stroke services, within national boundaries;
  • United Kingdom National Health Service;
  • stroke care in Britain, within NHS;
  • mental capacity legislation;
  • stroke-specific guidelines;
  • specialist stroke units


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Global and national dimensions

  • The United Kingdom National Health Service

  • Mental health and mental capacity legislation

  • Stroke-specific guidelines and service blueprints

  • Knowledge translation, implementation of guidelines and audit

  • Psychological services for stroke

  • Improving psychological outcomes through service organisation

  • Satisfaction with services

  • Stroke survivor experience in services

  • Stroke services: staff, the neglected dimension

  • Diversity and stroke services

  • Future directions