Becoming an Approved Mental Health Professional: an analysis of the factors that influence individuals to become Approved Mental Health Professionals.

@article{Watson2016BecomingAA,
  title={Becoming an Approved Mental Health Professional: an analysis of the factors that influence individuals to become Approved Mental Health Professionals.},
  author={David R. Watson},
  journal={Journal of mental health},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={310-314}
}
BACKGROUND In England and Wales, the Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) has final responsibility for applying under the Mental Health Act 1983 to admit an individual compulsorily and convey them to psychiatric hospital. The AMHP role is challenging and legally accountable and unique to the UK context. AIMS To analyse the motivation of individuals… CONTINUE READING