Activity for Mental Health

Activity For Mental Health explores all activities, including physical, social, natural, cognitive, art/hobby and music as a means to both preventing and treating mental illness. This book not only reviews evidence-based research behind activity, but also explores how these forms of activity can treat mental illnesses. First, the reader is introduced to the concepts of Formal Behavioral Activation Therapy (BAT) and informal activity as an effective treatment option. Case examples aid in connecting the benefits to real life scenarios. Following the introduction, each activity is introduced in separate chapters, including physical, social, natural, cognitive, art/hobby and music. This book will provide researchers and clinicians the information needed to help customize treatment options for their patients suffering from mental illness. Evaluates the effectiveness of Behavioral Activation Therapy (BAT) as compared to existing psychotherapy treatments Advocates creative activities to improve depression and anxiety Includes multiple case studies detailing experiences with BAT and other therapies Examines the relationship between physical activity and the nervous system, thus reducing sympathetic system stress responses Explores the role of cognitive activity in predicting cognitive health

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  • Author : Brad Bowins
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 224 pages
  • ISBN : 0128196254
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Activity for Mental Health

Activity for Mental Health
  • Author : Brad Bowins
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 January 2020
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Activity For Mental Health explores all activities, including physical, social, natural, cognitive, art/hobby and music as a means to both preventing and treating mental illness. This book not only reviews evidence-based research behind activity, but also explores how these forms of activity can treat mental illnesses. First, the reader is introduced to the concepts of Formal Behavioral Activation Therapy (BAT) and informal activity as an effective treatment option. Case examples aid in connecting the benefits to real life scenarios.

Sport and Physical Activity for Mental Health

Sport and Physical Activity for Mental Health
  • Author : David Carless,Kitrina Douglas
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 02 August 2011
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With approximately 1 in 6 adults likely to experience a significant mental health problem at any one time (Office for National Statistics), research into effective interventions has never been more important. During the past decade there has been an increasing interest in the role that sport and physical activity can play in the treatment of mental health problems, and in mental health promotion. The benefits resulting from physiological changes during exercise are well documented, including improvement in mood and control of anxiety

Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health

Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health
  • Author : Panteleimon Ekkekakis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 21 August 2013
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A growing body of evidence shows that physical activity can be a cost-effective and safe intervention for the prevention and treatment of a wide range of mental health problems. As researchers and clinicians around the world look for evidence-supported alternatives and complements to established forms of therapy (medication and psychotherapy), interest in physical activity mounts. The Routledge Handbook of Physical Activity and Mental Health offers the most comprehensive review of the research evidence on the effects of physical activity on

Physical Activity and Mental Health

Physical Activity and Mental Health
  • Author : Angela Clow,Sarah Edmunds
  • Publisher : Human Kinetics
  • Release : 08 November 2013
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Provides an evidence-based review of the connections between physical activity, mental health, and well-being, presenting research illustrating how the use of physical activity can reduce the impact of potentially debilitating mental health conditions.

Exercise-Based Interventions for Mental Illness

Exercise-Based Interventions for Mental Illness
  • Author : Brendon Stubbs,Simon Rosenbaum
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 21 August 2018
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Exercise-Based Interventions for People with Mental Illness: A Clinical Guide to Physical Activity as Part of Treatment provides clinicians with detailed, practical strategies for developing, implementing and evaluating physical activity-based interventions for people with mental illness. The book covers exercise strategies specifically tailored for common mental illnesses, such as depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and more. Each chapter presents an overview of the basic psychopathology of each illness, a justification and rationale for using a physical activity intervention, an overview of

Educating the Student Body

Educating the Student Body
  • Author : Committee on Physical Activity and Physical Education in the School Environment,Food and Nutrition Board,Institute of Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 13 November 2013
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Physical inactivity is a key determinant of health across the lifespan. A lack of activity increases the risk of heart disease, colon and breast cancer, diabetes mellitus, hypertension, osteoporosis, anxiety and depression and others diseases. Emerging literature has suggested that in terms of mortality, the global population health burden of physical inactivity approaches that of cigarette smoking. The prevalence and substantial disease risk associated with physical inactivity has been described as a pandemic. The prevalence, health impact, and evidence of

Global Action Plan on Physical Activity 2018-2030

Global Action Plan on Physical Activity 2018-2030
  • Author : World Health Organization
  • Publisher : World Health Organization
  • Release : 21 January 2019
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Regular physical activity is proven to help prevent and treat noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) such as heart disease, stroke, diabetes and breast and colon cancer. It also helps to prevent hypertension, overweight and obesity and can improve mental health, quality of life and well-being. In addition to the multiple health benefits of physical activity, societies that are more active can generate additional returns on investment including a reduced use of fossil fuels, cleaner air and less congested, safer roads. These outcomes

Activity for Mental Health

Activity for Mental Health
  • Author : Brad Bowins
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 January 2020
GET THIS BOOKActivity for Mental Health

Activity For Mental Health explores all activities, including physical, social, natural, cognitive, art/hobby and music as a means to both preventing and treating mental illness. This book not only reviews evidence-based research behind activity, but also explores how these forms of activity can treat mental illnesses. First, the reader is introduced to the concepts of Formal Behavioral Activation Therapy (BAT) and informal activity as an effective treatment option. Case examples aid in connecting the benefits to real life scenarios.

Can I Catch It Like a Cold?

Can I Catch It Like a Cold?
  • Author : Centre For Addiction And Mental Health
  • Publisher : Tundra Books
  • Release : 24 November 2011
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In partnership with the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Tundra is proud to launch an important series of books for children who have to cope with adult-sized problems. Young Alex’s father had been a policeman until he began to suffer from depression, perhaps the most common mental health issue we face. Alex’s questions are those that are often asked by the children of parents who have depression: is the parent simply lazy? Does he no longer

Behaviour for Learning in the Primary School

Behaviour for Learning in the Primary School
  • Author : Kate Adams
  • Publisher : Learning Matters
  • Release : 09 January 2009
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Children's behaviour is a key concern for trainees and teachers. This book explores the concept of behaviour for learning which is very much driven by the Every Child Matters agenda. It examines the roles of relationships and children's social knowledge in depth. In particular, it explores relationship with self, relationship with others and relationships with the curriculum. It also considers the importance of self-reflection and other additional factors affecting behaviour for learning such as children's learning difficulties. It highlights the

Mental Health Emergencies

Mental Health Emergencies
  • Author : Nick Benas,Michele Hart
  • Publisher : Hatherleigh Press
  • Release : 29 August 2017
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Ready reference to mental and emotional health crises and concerns, providing overviews and expert guidance on more serious problems. Ideal for first-responders, teachers, counselors, and human resource professionals. Developed from best-practices of psychiatry, psychology and mental health counseling, Mental Health Emergencies is a guide to providing much-needed care and support to the people in distress who most need help including self-injury, eating disorders, substance abuse, psychosis, and suicidal thoughts. Mental Health Emergencies will help you provide exactly the right kind

Therapeutic Activities for Children and Teens Coping with Health Issues

Therapeutic Activities for Children and Teens Coping with Health Issues
  • Author : Robyn Hart,Judy Rollins
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 21 March 2011
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Winner of the American Journal of Nursing Book of the Year 2011 (Category: Maternal And Child Health) Building on children's natural inclinations to pretend and reenact, play therapy is widely used in the treatment of psychological problems in childhood. This book is the only one of its kind with more than 200 therapeutic activities specifically designed for working with children and teenagers within the healthcare system. It provides evidence-based, age-appropriate activities for interventions that promote coping. The activities target topics such as