Staff views on wellbeing for themselves and for service users

Source: Journal of Mental Health

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: Feb 2015

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: “This study aims to explore views held by mental health staff about factors influencing their own wellbeing and that of service users with psychosis.” “Staff stated a recovery orientation in principle, but struggled to focus on service user strengths in practice. A stronger emphasis in clinical practice on amplifying strengths to foster self-management is indicated, and staff may need support to achieve this emphasis, e.g. through specific interventions and involvement of peer support workers.”

Length of publication: 6 pages

Some important notes: Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

 

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