Shula Ramon is emeritus professor of interprofessional health and social studies at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, and Professor of mental health research at the University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield. A social worker and clinical psychologist by her training, she has researched mental health extensively and internationally, focusing recently on recovery issues, systematically involving service users in her research projects. Her recent publication is: Ryan, P., Ramon, S., Greacen, T. (2012) Empowerment, Lifelong Learning and Recovery in Mental Health: Towards a new paradigm. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan
Critical Perspectives on Psychiatric Practice
This book offers an alternative and thought-provoking perspective to the conventional and orthodox understanding of mental health and how to help those suffering with mental illness. It will appeal to social workers in mental health contexts as well as students on post qualifying courses and the Masters Degree in Social Work.