Core Curriculum For Holistic Nursing / Edition 1

Core Curriculum For Holistic Nursing / Edition 1

by Barbara Montgomery Dossey
     
 

ISBN-10: 0834208709

ISBN-13: 9780834208704

Pub. Date: 02/12/1997

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Nurses are increasingly aware of the need to blend technology, mind, a nd spirit in creating optimal circumstances for healing. The American Holistic Nurses Association, with Barbara Dossey, a pioneer and leader in the field, has created a core curriculum that will provide a bluep rint for what it means to be a holistic nurse. This text also serves a s the

Overview

Nurses are increasingly aware of the need to blend technology, mind, a nd spirit in creating optimal circumstances for healing. The American Holistic Nurses Association, with Barbara Dossey, a pioneer and leader in the field, has created a core curriculum that will provide a bluep rint for what it means to be a holistic nurse. This text also serves a s the definitive study guide for the Holistic Nursing Certification Ex am currently in development. Core Curriculum for Holistic Nursing has a broad appeal to nurses new to holistic concepts as well as those who are already experts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834208704
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
02/12/1997
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
383
Product dimensions:
9.11(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.22(d)

Table of Contents

Contents: SECTION I: AHNA CORE CURRICULUM CONTENT* Part 1: Discipline of Holistic Nursing Practice * Concept I: Holistic Philosophy: Holistic Nursing Practice * Transpersonal Human Caring and Healing * The Nurse as an Instrument of Healing * Concept II: Holistic Foundation * Concepts of Health * Wellness * Disease Illness * Psychophysiology of Bodymind Healing * Concept III: Holistic Ethics * Concept IV: Holistic Nursing Theories * Concept V: Holistic Nursing and Related Research * Concept VI: Holistic Nursing Process * PART II: CARING AND HEALING OF CLIENTS AND SIGNIFICANT OTHERS * Concept VII: Meaning and Wholeness: Therapeutic Communication: The Art of Helping * Cultural Diversity and Care Relationships * Death and Grief * Concept VIII: Client Self-Care * Self-Assessments * Cognitive Therapy * Nutrition Movement and Exercise * Environment * Laughter, Play and Humor * Self-Reflection * CONCEPT IX: Health Promotion * Relaxation * Imagery * Music Therapy * Touch * Weight Management * Smoking Cessation * Overcoming Addictions * Incest/Child Sexual Abuse and Violence * SECTION II: PRACTICE EXAMINATIONS * SECTION III: ANSWERS TO PRACTICE EXAMINATIONS

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