Godefroy’s text is a timely introduction to mental health law aimed particularly at the mental health social worker. It will most likely prove invaluable to students choosing to specialise in mental health. He provides very detailed and clear expectations of the processes involved in formal mental health assessments, what needs to take place in practice and how this happens. This will prove very illuminating and insightful for the non-AMHP and practitioner considering embarking on AMHP qualification.
Very useful book that help social work students links mental health and mental capacity and identify how to link these to practice.
This is a clear and concise book which clearly sets out mental capacity law which can be a difficult topic.
A well set out book that is a supplement for those students choosing a mental health module
A clear and comprehensive account of a potentiallly complex and confusing - yet necessary - area of law for socal work students.
This book is a clear, concise and matter of fact guide to any health professional working in the field of mental health.
A superb introductory text.
An extremely helpful and contemporary text which will certainly form a key reference for all teaching within the fields of mental capacity and mental health.
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