Exploring how awareness of character strengths can benefit mental health nurses

Macfarlane, Jan ORCID: 0000-0002-2195-1257 (2019) Exploring how awareness of character strengths can benefit mental health nurses. British Journal of Mental Health Nursing, 8 (3). pp. 145-152. ISSN 2052-496X

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This is the third in a series of articles that explores the meaning of positive psychology and the importance of applying the latest research findings for the wellbeing of the mental health workforce. It will focus on character strengths as a positive psychology intervention from its development to present day use and how it is relevant to mental health nursing. The activities provided in the boxes throughout the article will help the reader identify their own strengths and understand how to further develop their transferability to daily work, home life, education and recreation.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This document is the Accepted Manuscript version of a Published Work that appeared in final form in British Journal of Mental Health Nursing, copyright © MA Healthcare, after peer review and technical editing by the publisher. To access the final edited and published work see https://www.magonlinelibrary.com/doi/full/10.12968/bjmh.2019.8.3.145
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
SWORD Depositor: JISC Publications Router
Depositing User: JISC Publications Router
Date Deposited: 23 Jan 2020 08:55
Last Modified: 01 Feb 2020 03:30
Identification Number: 10.12968/bjmh.2019.8.3.145
URI: http://ubir.bolton.ac.uk/id/eprint/2425

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