English mental health policy under New Labour

@article{Pilgrim2009EnglishMH,
  title={English mental health policy under New Labour},
  author={D. Pilgrim and S. Ramon},
  journal={Policy and Politics},
  year={2009},
  volume={37},
  pages={273-288}
}
  • D. Pilgrim, S. Ramon
  • Published 2009
  • Economics
  • Policy and Politics
  • This article reviews the changes in mental health policy in England under the jurisdiction of New Labour governments between 1997 and 2007. These are considered in relation to recurring policy questions about: the structures and processes involved in responding to mental health problems; professional jurisdiction for mental health problems; the conditions under which mental disorder should be lawfully controlled; links with wider health and welfare policy changes; and the enhancement of mental… CONTINUE READING
    25 Citations
    Where the wicked problems are: the case of mental health.
    • 58
    • PDF
    Using ethnography to explore causality in mental health policy and practice
    • 8
    Innovation in mental health services: what are the key components of success?
    • 51
    Rise in the use of section 136 of the Mental Health Act 1983 in England and Wales: A viewpoint on Loughran (2018)
    • M. Cresswell
    • Sociology, Medicine
    • Medicine, science, and the law
    • 2019
    • 1
    • PDF