Contemporary Topics in Women's Mental Health : Global Perspectives in a Changing Society Hardback
by Prabha S. Chandra, Helen Herrman, Marianne C. Kastrup, Marta Rondon, Unaiza Niaz, Ahmed Okasha, Jane E. Fisher
Part of the World Psychiatric Association series
Contemporary Topics in Women's Mental Health: Global Perspectives in a Changing Society considers both the mental health and psychiatric disorders of women in relation to global social change.
The book addresses the current themes in psychiatric disorders among women: reproduction and mental health, service delivery and ethics, impact of violence, disasters and migration, women's mental health promotion and social policy, and concludes each section with a commentary discussing important themes emerging from each chapter.
Psychiatrists, sociologists and students of women's studies will all benefit from this textbook.
With a Foreword by Sir Michael Marmot, Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London; Chair, Commission on Social Determinants of Health
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 593 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 23/10/2009
- Category: Psychiatry
- ISBN: 9780470754115