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Funk, Michelle

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Works: 28 works in 86 publications in 2 languages and 7,791 library holdings
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Most widely held works by Michelle Funk
Child and adolescent mental health policies and plans by Alan J Flisher( )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 1,472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The module outlines the steps to be followed in the development and implementation of a child and adolescent mental health policy and plan. Its goal is to assist countries to promote the healthy development of children and adolescents
Mental health legislation & human rights by Organisation mondiale de la santé( )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; Mental health legislation is essential for protecting the rights of people with mental disorders, who comprise a vulnerable section of society. This module provides information to help guide the development of mental health legislation. The module begins by setting out the activities that are required before legislation is formulated. The content of legislation is then described, including substantive provisions for specific mental health legislation and legislation impacting on mental health. Process issues in mental health legislation are then outlined, including drafting procedure
Quality improvement for mental health by Organización Mundial de la Salud( )

8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This module sets out practical steps for the improvement of the quality of mental health care including: establishing well functioning accreditation procedures; establishing standards for mental health services; monitoring the mental health service using standards documents and accreditation procedures; integrating quality improvement for mental health into service management and service delivery; Improving or even reforming services where necessary; developing a comprehensive policy and strategic plan for coordinating all actions and services related to mental; aligning funding to promote quality improvement. [Ed.]
The mental health context by World Health Organization( )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; This introductory module describes the global context of mental health. Beginning with an outline of the burden of mental disorders, the module sets the stage by describing the historical background to the current situation and summarizing developments in the understanding, treatment and care of people with mental disorders. An analysis is provided of trends in global health reform and their implications for mental health. To illustrate how these global trends can be addressed by governments and to introduce the reader to the guidance package, a summary is then provided of the module
Mental health policy, plans and programmes by Organizzazione mondiale della sanità( )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; An explicit mental health policy is an essential and powerful tool for a mental health section in a ministry of health. When properly formulated and implemented through plans and programmes, policy can have a significant impact on the mental health of populations. This module sets out practical steps for the development of policies, plans and programmes and for their implementation. Specific examples from countries are used to illustrate the process of developing policy, plans and programmes throughout the module
Mental health financing by Organisation mondiale de la santé( )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; Financing is a critical factor in the implementation of a viable mental health system. This module provides guidance on how to assess financing mechanisms for mental health, maximize the resource base for mental health and make the best use of available funds to promote mental health reforms
Planning and budgeting to deliver services for mental health by World Health Organization( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; The purpose of this module is to present a clear and rational planning model for assessing the needs of local populations for mental health care and planning services. The module includes detailed technical information to assist planners to assess their mental health services, use epidemiological data to calculate the resources required for mental health care, set budgeting and planning targets and implement those targets. Using practical examples to illustrate the calculations throughout, the module aims to provide countries with a set of planning and budgeting tolls to assist with
Organization of services for mental health by Organisation mondiale de la santé( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The WHO has developed a mental health policy and service guidance package to help implement the policy recommendations of the World Health Report 2001: "Mental Health: New Understanding, New Hope". The package consists of a series of inter-related and user-friendly modules designed to address the wide variety of needs and priorities in policy development and service planning. Each module addresses a core aspect of mental health.; Mental health services make it possible to deliver effective interventions. The way that these services are organized has an important bearing on their effectiveness and the ultimate fulfilment of the aims and objectives of natinonal mental health policies.; This module begins with a description and analysis of the forms of mental health service organization found around the world. The status of service organization is reviewed and recommendations are made for organizing mental health services, based on an optimal mix of a variety of services. The main recommendations are to integrat
Mental health and development : targeting people with mental health conditions as a vulnerable group by World Health Organization( )

10 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This report presents compelling evidence that people with mental health conditions meet major criteria for vulnerability. The report also describes how vulnerability can lead to poor mental health, and how mental health conditions are widespread yet largely unaddressed among groups identified as vulnerable. It argues that mental health should be included in sectoral and broader development strategies and plans, and that development stakeholders have important roles to play in ensuring that people with mental health conditions are recognized as a vulnerable group and are not excluded from development opportunities. The recommended actions in this report provide a starting point to achieve these aims."--Page xxiv
Advocacy for mental health by World Health Organisation Staff( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mental health advocacy is a relatively new concept, developed with a view to reducing stigma and discrimination, and promoting the human rights of people with mental disorders. It consists of various actions aimed at changing the major structural and attitudinal barriers to achieving positive mental health outcomes in populations. This module draws attention to the importance of advocacy in mental health policy and service development. The roles of various mental health groups in advocacy are outlined. Practical steps are then recommended, indicating how ministries of health can support advocacy. [Ed.]
Monitoring and evaluation of mental health policies and plans( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This module examines key aspects of monitoring and evaluation as they relate to a mental health policy and plan, including how to monitor a plan and the different ways to evaluate a policy and plan. It presents a five-step process for conducting evaluations and explains how results of an evaluation can be utilized to improve policies and plans. The module then provides a detailed case study of a policy and plan of a hypothetical country. It describes various ways that evaluation can be used over a period of time to assess and influence policy and the plan that arises from it, including the practical steps involved in policy evaluation and the policy decisions that can be made on the basis of monitoring and evaluations.--Publisher's description
Mental health policies and programmes in the workplace( Book )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Work substantially contributes to one's identity. It provides income for an individual and their family and gives the feeling of playing a useful role in society. However, the nature of work is changing rapidly and factors such as the globalization of markets, urbanization and migration, and the advancements in information technology are impacting on the nature of work and the health and mental health of employees. This module outlines the types of mental health problems encountered in the workplace, their causes and impact. It provides guidance to workplaces on how to develop and implement a workplace mental health policy and strategies to improve the mental health of employees.--Publisher's description
Who QualityRights tool kit : assessing and improving quality and human rights in mental health and social care facilities by World Health Organization( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accompanying CD-ROM contains : Tool kit; Interview tool; Observation and documentation tool; Facility-based assessment report; Country-wide assessment report
Manual de recursos de la OMS sobre salud mental, derechos humanos y legislación by World Health Organization( )

1 edition published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Este Manual de Recursos tiene el objeto de asistir a los países en la redacción, adopción e implementación de la legislación sobre salud mental. No prescribe un modelo particular de legislación para todos los países, sino que más bien subraya los temas y principios más bien subraya los temas y principios más importantes que deben ser incorporados a la legislación. Los capítulos y anexos de este libro contienen muchos ejemplos de diversas experiencias y prácticas, como también extractos de leyes u otros documentos de carácter legal de diferentes países. Estos ejemplos no representan recomendaci
Integrating mental health into primary care : a global perspective by Organización Mundial de la Salud( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report on integrating mental health into primary care presents the justification and advantages of providing mental health services in primary care. At the same time, it provides advice on how to implement and scale-up primary care for mental health, and describes how a range of health systems have successfully undertaken this transformation. This report is divided into distinct parts. Part 1 provides the context for understanding primary care for mental health within the broader health care system. Part 2 explains how to successfully integrate mental health into primary care and highlights 10 common principles which are central to this effort. It also presents 12 detailed case examples to illustrate how a range of health systems have undertaken this transformation. Finally, Annex 1 provides information about the skills and competencies that are required to effectively assess, diagnose, treat, support and refer people with mental disorders. As this report will show, treating mental disorders as early as possible, holistically and close to the person's home and community lead to the best health outcomes. In addition, primary care offers unparalled opportunities for the prevention of mental disorders and mental health promotion, for family and community education, and for collaboration with other sectors.--Publisher's description
Mental Health Context (Mental health policy and service guidance package) by Benedetto Saraceno( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mental Health Policy, Plans and Programmes (Mental health policy and service guidance package) by Benedetto Saraceno( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human resources and training in mental health :mental health policy and services guidance package by World Health Organization( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This module provides a comprehensive approach to human resources and training for mental health in countries. It includes guidance on the development of a human resource policy for mental health that provides a coherent framework for workforce development. It outlines a systematic method to determine the number of personnel and the mix of competencies required by a range of mental health services, including general hospitals, primary care and community settings
Mental health information systems( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mental health information system is a system for collecting and applying information about a mental health service and the mental health needs of the population it serves. The module begins with a discussion of what information should be collected and how this information can be used. Based on the experiences of several countries in developing health information systems, the module articulates a number of broad principles that a country should adhere to in the development of a mental health information system. It then lays out a step-by-step approach to designing, establishing and evaluating such a system. Information systems are essential for both long-term national mental health planning and service delivery at community and individual levels.--Publisher's description
El contexto de la salud mental( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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