Project Description

Mental Health Care, 4th Edition

Hungerford, Hodgson, Clancy, Murphy, Doyle

Print ISBN : 9780730382928 |  Digital ISBN : 9780730382942

Mental Health Care, 4th Edition is a textbook package that helps undergraduate students learn the subject matter as both a consumer of care and as part of a multi-disciplinary team of care providers. With an emphasis on understanding practical, real-life scenarios, the fourth edition helps students develop a sense of empathy and gain confidence in care provision.

The new edition has strengthened indigenous content, focusing on culturally appropriate care that was added by new author Aunty Kerrie Doyle.

Available as a full colour printed textbook with an interactive eBook code included, this title helps students master concepts by enabling self-study.


Case Studies

New ‘Lived Experience’ case studies provide the voice of the consumer of care, exposing students to how a real person has experienced the topic of discussion.

Video Insights

Videos with real clinicians and top researchers help bring relevancy to each chapter through engaging storytelling..

Theory meets practice

‘In Practice’ boxed examples explain to students what they are learning and how best practice care is delivered in Australia.

Interactive E-Text: Powerful Digital Capabilities

Available as a full colour printed textbook with an interactive eBook code, this title enables every student to master concepts and succeed in assessment. Lecturers are supported with an extensive, easy-to-use teaching and learning package.


Video insights from practitioners help students connect course concepts with real-world local cases

Concept Check
Concept Check

Students can test their comprehension and get instant feedback with interactive Concept Check questions, embedded at the point of learning.


Animations and interactives embedded at the point of learning bring course concepts to life.

Search & Highlight
Search & Highlight