Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 2

Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 2

by Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

ISBN-10: 0721637655

ISBN-13: 9780721637655

Pub. Date: 02/28/1994

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Historical Overview, Personality Theories, and Classification of Mental Illness5
Ch. 2Predominant Therapies and Contemporary Issues29
Ch. 3Legal and Ethical Issues43
Ch. 4Cultural Diversity in Mental Health Nursing69
Ch. 5Evolution of Nursing in Psychiatric Settings89
Ch. 6Communication: The Clinical Interview and the Nurse-Client Relationship111
Ch. 7Communication Within Groups141
Ch. 8The Nursing Process in Psychiatric Settings167
Ch. 9Anxiety194
Ch. 10Anxiety and the Mental Health Continuum as a Conceptual Framework219
Ch. 11Crisis and Crisis Intervention234
Ch. 12Families in Crisis: Family Violence254
Ch. 13Evidence of Maladaptive Responses to Crisis: Rape288
Ch. 14Anxiety Disorders309
Ch. 15Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders341
Ch. 16Personality Disorders: Antisocial, Paranoid, and Borderline370
Ch. 17Alterations in Mood: Grief and Depression415
Ch. 18Alterations in Mood: Elation in Bipolar Disorder465
Ch. 19Schizophrenic Disorders491
Ch. 20Cognitive Impairment Disorders544
Ch. 21People Who Contemplate Suicide: Aggression Toward Self583
Ch. 22People Who Defend Against Anxiety Through Aggression Toward Others608
Ch. 23People Who Depend on Alcohol629
Ch. 24People Who Depend on Substances Other Than Alcohol662
Ch. 25People Who Defend Against Anxiety Through Eating Disorders709
Ch. 26The Hospitalized Person747
Ch. 27Infants, Children, and Adolescents779
Ch. 28Adult Relationships and Sexuality805
Ch. 29The Elderly830
Ch. 30Chronic Mental Illness and the Mentally Ill Who Are Homeless858

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