Enhancing learning and teaching about mental health across the disciplines
Went to a fascinating workshop at Lancaster University last week - based around the PhD thesis of Tracy Dryden . Her ethnographic doctoral study explored in minute detail the processes which could both support or weaken nurses' confidence in their own professional knowledge practices.
A number of speakers presented related work.
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Added by Jill Anderson on June 28, 2011 at 12:30 — No Comments
Here is a link to the June 2011 issue of mhhenews - a bimonthly ebulletin produced by the Mental Health in HIgher Education project. It includes information about events, recent publications, funding opportunities and other items of interest (hopefully!) to those involved in learning and teaching about mental health:
Added by Jill Anderson on June 20, 2011 at 12:23 — No Comments
I'm not sure if this is ablog link but it is the name of a group that might be of interst to this group. It is the psychosis and spirituality group, hosted by Isabel Clark, a psychologist who works in Southampton The group is by request rather than entirely open.Joining seems to be a formality- A "Why are you here?" question is asked.
The aim of the group is to think about mental illness-and psychosis in particular-from a non-medical and broadly…Continue
mhhe and the HEA subject centre for social policy and social work (SWAP) have recently produced a resource sheet: 'Developing emotional intelligence, resilience and skills for maintaining personal wellbeing in students of health and social care'. I am attaching it here and hope you find it helpful. Feedback welcome.
Added by Jill Anderson on June 14, 2011 at 13:23 — No Comments
I would like to share this annotated bibliography and some book reviews which I have produced for students to use.
Added by Bob Sapey on June 1, 2011 at 11:09 — No Comments