Secure Man (2018)

References and images used in the Secure Man publication, 2018

Sources

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The Secure Man manual (2018), developed with Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust is based on the Man Manual with additional material by Rebekah Bourne and Dr Nick Tarrant based on:

  • The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines in Psychiatry (12th Edition) by David Taylor, Carol Paton, Shitij Kapur (Apr 2015, Wiley-Blackwell) ISBN: 978-1-118-75459-7
Photo Credits

Much of the photography and artwork was supplied by men under the care of Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust. Thanks to Sarah Taylor Silverwood 2017 commissioned by Midlands Arts Centre as part of BEDLAM festival. Photographs were completed by: G.M. A.T. and Anon plus P.B. for the line drawing, Thanks also to Craig Cloutier, Len Rizzi, D Sharon Pruit, Michael Coté, Timothy Takemoto, Brian Wright and chinesechef:

The credits on this page were correct as at January 2018.

 

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