Family Psychoeducation for Serious Mental Illness (Evidence-Based Practices) Harriet P. Lefley ebook pdf
ISBN: 0195340493, 9780195340495
"We hardly expected this book to be a page-turner, but that is just what we were delighted to find in this small but powerful book... To find such a scholarly text on psychoeducation that covers the topic with such passion is a rare treat...Not only is this little tome on psychoeducation for serious mental illness very readable, but it is also an authoritative source from one of the major and longstanding contributors to this field....Lefley provides a masterful review of knowledge to date and discussion of questions still remaining unanswered. This important text will move the family psychoeducation research field forward."--Carol North and David E. Pollio as reviewed in PsycCRITIQUES
"...a comprehensive, practical introduction to family psychoeducation that critically appraises the evidence and examines the model's place in contemporary mental health systems."--Family Practice: The Journal of the California Graduate School
"Written in a clear and engaging style and backed up by extensive references, this book will certainly prove valuable to mental health professionals who deal with their patients' everyday efforts toward recovery and reintegration into the community."--Psychiatric Services
About the Author
Harriet P. Lefley is Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami.