Current medical and nursing mental health training is based on a more holistic approach, which deals with the causes of mental confusion and dysfunctional behaviours rather than trying to counter the symptoms after they appear. (a bit like teaching people to swim rather than trying to rescue them when they are drowning)
If you’ve always wanted to know the keys to raising a happier, healthier child who excels academically and you want to understand the things that are taught to doctors, nurses, childcare professionals and counselors … then this easy to read, no jargon book is for you!
Maslow's Model For Mental Health has been known by mental health professionals since the 1940's. Now, we have distilled all of the concepts and knowledge from the Brain Health Education Institute's level 3 certificate Holistic Mental Health Certificate course into a simple, easy to follow book.
Mental Exhaustion, irrational thoughts and unusual behaviors are often attributed to a 'Mental Illness' and the symptoms are treated with medication and cognitive therapies. Increasingly, therapists are now seeing Mental Health holistically integrated as Body, Mind and Spirit, with all three requiring attention. The focus is moving from treating the symptoms to eliminating the causes.
'How To Protect A Child's Mental Health' shows how to establish and incorporate simple feedback routines to maintain a "Healthy Brain", observe and deal with the underlying causes of "Addictive Behaviors" and recognize opportunities to establish a "Life Worth Living".