7. Evidence and Principles for Service User Involvement in Risk Management

  1. Richard Whittington2 and
  2. Caroline Logan3
  1. Helen Gilburt

Published Online: 16 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119991175.ch7

Self-Harm and Violence: Towards Best Practice in Managing Risk in Mental Health Services

Self-Harm and Violence: Towards Best Practice in Managing Risk in Mental Health Services

How to Cite

Gilburt, H. (2011) Evidence and Principles for Service User Involvement in Risk Management, in Self-Harm and Violence: Towards Best Practice in Managing Risk in Mental Health Services (eds R. Whittington and C. Logan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119991175.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Liverpool, UK

  2. 3

    University of Manchester, UK

Author Information

  1. Institute of Psychiatry in London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470746073

Online ISBN: 9781119991175

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Keywords:

  • service user involvement in risk management - evidence and principles;
  • risk management in psychiatry, as an organizational requirement - undertaken by clinicians;
  • involvement of service users in risk management;
  • evidence-based guidance - through research and practice;
  • evolution of user involvement - rise of consumerism, choice and recognition of rights of individuals involved in care they receive;
  • Arnstein's ladder of citizen engagement;
  • consumerist-focused approaches - importance of service user involvement in health care provision;
  • risk management, in provision of care and treatment - for people with mental health problems;
  • therapist factors, positively affecting - formation and maintenance of therapeutic alliance;
  • recovery-focused approach - in direct opposition to central facets of risk management

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Introduction to User Involvement

  • User Involvement and Risk Management

  • Implementation of User Involvement

  • Conclusion

  • References