Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing/Clinical Companion for Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 3

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Textbook incorporates diversity in the settings where nursing is practiced, levels of clinical practice, critical thinking, and latest research.

Incl. stress/people in crisis, moderate/severe range & psychotic disorders, issues along the life span etc.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780721686431
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 1/28/1998
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 1083
  • Product dimensions: 8.69 (w) x 11.26 (h) x 1.97 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Historical Overview, Personality Theories, and Classification of Mental Illness 5
Ch. 2 Predominant Therapies and Contemporary Issues 29
Ch. 3 Legal and Ethical Issues 43
Ch. 4 Cultural Diversity in Mental Health Nursing 69
Ch. 5 Evolution of Nursing in Psychiatric Settings 89
Ch. 6 Communication: The Clinical Interview and the Nurse-Client Relationship 111
Ch. 7 Communication Within Groups 141
Ch. 8 The Nursing Process in Psychiatric Settings 167
Ch. 9 Anxiety 194
Ch. 10 Anxiety and the Mental Health Continuum as a Conceptual Framework 219
Ch. 11 Crisis and Crisis Intervention 234
Ch. 12 Families in Crisis: Family Violence 254
Ch. 13 Evidence of Maladaptive Responses to Crisis: Rape 288
Ch. 14 Anxiety Disorders 309
Ch. 15 Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders 341
Ch. 16 Personality Disorders: Antisocial, Paranoid, and Borderline 370
Ch. 17 Alterations in Mood: Grief and Depression 415
Ch. 18 Alterations in Mood: Elation in Bipolar Disorder 465
Ch. 19 Schizophrenic Disorders 491
Ch. 20 Cognitive Impairment Disorders 544
Ch. 21 People Who Contemplate Suicide: Aggression Toward Self 583
Ch. 22 People Who Defend Against Anxiety Through Aggression Toward Others 608
Ch. 23 People Who Depend on Alcohol 629
Ch. 24 People Who Depend on Substances Other Than Alcohol 662
Ch. 25 People Who Defend Against Anxiety Through Eating Disorders 709
Ch. 26 The Hospitalized Person 747
Ch. 27 Infants, Children, and Adolescents 779
Ch. 28 Adult Relationships and Sexuality 805
Ch. 29 The Elderly 830
Ch. 30 Chronic Mental Illness and the Mentally Ill Who Are Homeless 858
Appendices 873
Index 933
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