On being assessed….an auto-ethnographic account of alienation, 'disorder' and subsequent recovery.

Jonathon Slater


Guidedby his own healthcare experiences, Jonathon has spent his nursing andpsychotherapy career striving to resolve alienation between healthcareproviders and people with experience of psychosis. Jonathon's particular interest is first contact - the point at which those seeking help are mostlikely to be alienated despite their vulnerability.


The author of this paper is a multi-award winning mental health nurse and psychotherapist whose innovative and creative approaches to helping psychosis sufferers have won him national and international acclaim. However, the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Jonathon Slater (Psychotherapist)

Topic Areas

Experts by experience , Power imbalences , Other organisational approaches


THPM2 PEE » Papers: Experts by experience (17:05 - Thursday, 31st August, CT Hub, Lecture Theatre A)

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