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Subject: Mental disorders
Includes: supervised community treatment, professional roles, nearest relatives, definition of mental disorder, cirteria for detention, mental health review tribuneral, general information, implementing government policy, Bournewood safteguards
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Subject: Mental disorders
This report first describes the prevalence of mental disorders among 5- to 16-year olds in 2004 and notes any changes since the previous survey in 1999. It then provides profiles of children in each of the main disorder categories (emotional, conduct, hyperkinetic and autistic spectrum disorders)...
Publisher: CARDI
Subject: Mental disorders
Hospitals and care homes are making use of new measures designed to protect people unable to give consent for their care.The Mental Capacity Act Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards were introduced by law on 1 April 2009 to provide a legal framework for depriving someone of their liberty where they...
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Subject: Mental disorders
This study aimed to establish a profile of users of the mental health service for homeless in Cork, comparing this group with those attending a General Adult Service. The homeless group were significantly more likely to be male (89% v 46%), unemployed (96% v 68%), unmarried (98% v 75%) and under 65...
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Author: Oireachtas
Subject: Mental disorders
Deputy Maureen O’Sullivan: I move:“That Dáil Éireann:noting:that one in four Irish persons will experience a mental health issue at some point in their lives; that good mental health is an integral component of general health and well-being and recognising the importance...
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Subject: Mental disorders
Many mental health patients also have substance misuse problems, so mental health service staff need to be skilled to provide simple prevention and treatment interventions, assisted by drug and alcohol specialists. This guidance covers the assessment and clinical management of patients with mental...
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Author: Mike Tomlinson
Subject: Mental disorders
Section 1: The Social Basis of Mental Well-being Section 2: Mental Illness, Conflicts and Disasters Section 3: Northern Ireland, Conflict and Mental Health Section 4: Mental Health and Suicide Section 5: Suicide: Patterns and Trends Section 6: The Social Characteristics of Suicides in Northern...
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Subject: Mental disorders
About this leaflet This is one in a series of leaflets for parents, teachers and young people entitled Mental Health and Growing Up. These leaflets aim to provide practical, up-to-date information about mental health problems (emotional, behavioural and psychiatric disorders) that can affect...
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Subject: Mental disorders
There has been a dearth of epidemiological research on rates of mental disorder among Irish people and little is known about the numbers of young people in Ireland who are experiencing diagnosable mental disorders. In the context of such limited epidemiological research in the field of mental...
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Subject: Mental disorders
Information about drugs and alcohol - what parents need to know: information for parents, carers and anyone who works with young people. About this leaflet This is one in a series of leaflets for parents, teachers and young people entitled Mental Health and Growing Up. These leaflets aim to provide...

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