International Journal of Mental Health Nursing

Cover image for Vol. 25 Issue 3

Edited By: Kim Usher

Impact Factor: 1.943

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 7/114 (Nursing (Social Science)); 9/116 (Nursing (Science)); 56/136 (Psychiatry (Social Science)); 80/140 (Psychiatry)

Online ISSN: 1447-0349

Virtual Issues

Virtual Issues from International Journal of Mental Health Nursing

Consumer and Carer Participation Virtual Issue,

Published: 23 Sep 2011

Edited By: Brenda Happell

Understanding consumer participation in mental health: Issues of power and change
Wanda Bennetts, Wendy Cross, Melissa Bloomer

Consumers and carers as partners in mental health research: Reflections on the experience of two project teams in Victoria, Australia
Rosemary Callander, Lei Ning, Anna Crowley, Bianca Childs, Pam Brisbane, Tony Salter

Carer participation in mental health service delivery
Michelle Cleary, Adele Freeman, Garry Walter

'Consumer consultant': Expanding the role of consumers in modern mental health services
Michelle Cleary, Garry Walter, Phil Escott

Conflicting agendas between consumers and carers: The perspectives of carers and nurses
Val Goodwin, Brenda Happell

Consumer attitudes towards the use of routine outcome measures in a public mental health service: A consumer-driven study
David Guthrie, Mishka McIntosh, Tom Callaly, Tom Trauer, Tim Coombs

'We are all consumers of mental health services': The hidden danger of promoting 'sameness'
Brenda Happell

Attitudes of postgraduate nursing students towards consumer participation in mental health services and the role of the consumer academic
Brenda Happell, Jaya Pinikahana, Cath Roper

Research involving mental health consumers and carers: a reference group approach
John Lammers, Brenda Happell

Mental health survivors: your colleagues
Jan Lawrence

Different voices: Reviewing and revising the politics of working with consumers in mental health
Margaret McAllister, Kenneth Walsh

Beliefs about using consumer consultants in inpatient psychiatric units
Terence V. McCann, John Baird, Eileen Clark, Sai Lu

Development and evaluation of a training program in peer support for former consumers
Tom Meehan, Helen Bergen, Claire Coveney, Robert Thornton

Service user involvement in undergraduate mental health nursing in New Zealand
Carole Schneebeli, Anthony O'Brien, Debra Lampshire, Helen P. Hamer

Passive patient or engaged expert? Using a Ptolemaic approach to enhance mental health nurse education and practice
Tony Warne, Sue McAndrew