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Creativity and Social Support in Mental Health

Service Users' Perspectives

Authors: McDonnell, R.

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About this book

This book weaves together service users' lived experiences of mental health recovery and ideas about how creative activities such as art, music, and creative reading and writing can promote it, particularly within social and community settings.

About the authors

Roberta McDonnell worked in mental health nursing, then completed her BA and PhD in social anthropology at Queen's University Belfast, Northern Ireland. She left her university research post to pursue interests in counselling studies and creative writing.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Introduction: The Current State of Play

    McDonnell, Roberta

    Pages 1-16

  • Creativity and Mental Health

    McDonnell, Roberta

    Pages 19-41

  • Social Support and Daily Structure

    McDonnell, Roberta

    Pages 42-62

  • Service Users in Perspective

    McDonnell, Roberta

    Pages 63-75

  • Evaluation through Recovery Narratives

    McDonnell, Roberta

    Pages 76-92

Buy this book

eBook $79.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $105.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-34547-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $100.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-46651-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Creativity and Social Support in Mental Health
Book Subtitle
Service Users' Perspectives
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34548-6
DOI
10.1057/9781137345486
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34547-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46651-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 204
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