Are you anxious about your mental health placement? Do you need help remembering the terms, therapies and guidelines?

Mental health is a fascinating specialised field where you can make a real difference. The Clinical Helper for Mental Health Nursing is a quick and reliable reference for students and new graduates to reduce stress and boost confidence in the clinical setting.

Covering the key information you must have at your fingertips, this pocket guide is essential for all nurses entering mental health practice.

chapter Chapter 1|8 pages

The mental health environment

chapter Chapter 2|8 pages

Promoting recovery-focused care

chapter Chapter 3|7 pages


chapter Chapter 4|8 pages


chapter Chapter 5|13 pages


chapter Chapter 6|9 pages

Symptom-based care

chapter Chapter 7|12 pages

Physical treatments

chapter Chapter 8|8 pages


chapter Chapter 9|9 pages

Legal and ethical issues