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This Could Be You

Synopsis
A video-based training package for staff on acute psychiatric wards, based on the need for user involvement in staff training. In three sections, focusing on the questions, How would you feel if this were you?; How can you exercise control in a sensitive and empowering way?; Are you institutionalised? - with the aim of promoting care that is respectful, patient and constructive. Uses role play and discussion to encourage the formation of empathetic relationships between users and professionals.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1999
Availability
out of distribution
Documentation
Accompanying trainer’s manual.
Uses
Nursing staff, trained and untrained.
Subjects
Social welfare
Keywords
interpersonal skills; nursing; psychiatric hospitals

Production Company

Name

Pavilion Publishing Ltd

Email
info@pavpub.com
Web
http://www.pavpub.com External site opens in new window
Phone
0844 880 5061
Fax
0844 880 5062
Address
Richmond House
Richmond Road
Brighton
East Sussex
BN2 3RL

Distributor

Name

Pavilion Publishing Ltd

Email
info@pavpub.com
Web
http://www.pavpub.com External site opens in new window
Phone
01273 623 222
Fax
0844 880 5062
Address
Richmond House
Richmond Road
Brighton
East Sussex
BN2 3RL
Notes
Print and video/DVD-based training materials on topics in health and social care. Areas covered include learning disability, mental health, young people and children, drugs and alcohol, vulnerable adults, and older people.

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