Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice / Edition 4

Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice / Edition 4

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by Mary C. Townsend
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803616112

ISBN-13: 2900803616119

Pub. Date: 10/28/2007

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

This textbook for nursing students covers the basics of psychiatric and mental health nursing. Throughout the text, Clinical Nurse Specialist Townsend (Counseling Center of SE Oklahoma) emphasizes the connections between the health of the mind and the body. A sampling of topics includes personality development, diagnostic procedures, intervening in crises,

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This textbook for nursing students covers the basics of psychiatric and mental health nursing. Throughout the text, Clinical Nurse Specialist Townsend (Counseling Center of SE Oklahoma) emphasizes the connections between the health of the mind and the body. A sampling of topics includes personality development, diagnostic procedures, intervening in crises, psychopharmacology, community mental health nursing, and a variety of psychological disorders. The second edition also includes new chapters on complementary therapies and the aging individual. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900803616119
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Edition description:
Includes CD-Rom
Pages:
727

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Table of Contents

I. Introduction to Psychiatric/Mental Health Concepts

1. Mental Health and Mental Illness

2. Biological Implications

3. Ethical and Legal Issues

4. Psychopharmacology

5. Cultural and Spiritual Concepts Relevant to Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

II. Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing Interventions

6. Relationship Development and Therapeutic Communication

7. The Nursing Process in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

8. Milieu Therapy – The Therapeutic Community

9. Intervention in Groups

10. Crisis Intervention (new title – was called Intervening in Crisis)

11. The Recovery Model

12. Suicide Prevention

III. Care of Clients with Psychiatric Disorders

13. Neurocognitive Disorders

14. Substance Use and Addictive Disorders

15. Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders

16. Depressive Disorders

17. Bipolar and Related Disorders

18. Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Related Disorders

19. Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders

20. Somatic Symptom and Dissociative Disorders

21. Issues Related to Human Sexuality and Gender Dysphoria

22. Eating Disorders

23. Personality Disorders

IV. Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing of Special Populations

24. Children and Adolescents

25. The Aging Individual

26. Survivors of Abuse or Neglect

27. Community Mental Health Nursing

28. The Bereaved Individual

29. Military Families

Appendices

A. Assigning NANDA Nursing Diagnoses to Client Behaviors

B. Mental Status Assessment

C. Glossary

D. Answers to Review Questions

E. Answers to Communication Exercises

F. DSM-5 Classification: Categories and Codes

Bonus Chapters Online

Bonus Chapter 1. Concepts of Personality Development

Bonus Chapter 2. Complementary and Psychosocial Therapies

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I would not recommend this book to anyone. The organization is horrible. There are no nursing interventions for the specific disorders. I had to purchase Reviews and Rationales for Mental Health Nursing, which is a god send .