Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice / Edition 2

Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice / Edition 2

by Barbara Montgomery Dossey, Leslie G. Kolkmeier, Lynn Keagan, Cathie E. Guzzetta, Leslie Gooding Kolkmeier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0834205742

ISBN-13: 9780834205741

Pub. Date: 01/28/1995

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

An Official Publication of the American Holistic Nurses' Association. With today's emphasis on wellness, nurses are in a new and unique position. Never before has health care been so ready for nurses to lead the way in using contemporary and ancient techniques to complement traditional medicine in healing the whole person. The new third edition of the acclaimed

Overview

An Official Publication of the American Holistic Nurses' Association. With today's emphasis on wellness, nurses are in a new and unique position. Never before has health care been so ready for nurses to lead the way in using contemporary and ancient techniques to complement traditional medicine in healing the whole person. The new third edition of the acclaimed Holistic Nursing: A Handbook for Practice outlines a comprehensive blueprint for nurse healers in the 21st century. It's an absolute essential for any nurse who wants to develop new therapeutic skills and intuitive techniques to act as a true instrument of healing.

Audience:

  • Holistic Nurses
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Hospice Nurses
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Nurses
  • Nurse Researchers

Features:

  • Use safe, cost-effective holistic nursing interventions to complement medical and surgical techniques
  • Understand the art and science of nurse healing
  • Nurture the whole patient-physically, mentally, socially, emotionally, and spiritually
  • Facilitate healing in yourself to become a more effective nurse healer
  • Apply modalities such as self-assessments, relaxation, imagery, biofeedback, meditation, hypnosis, therapeutic touch, music, spiritual healing, and more
  • Second Edition was an AJN Book of the Year Winner.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834205741
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
721
Product dimensions:
6.11(w) x 9.03(h) x 1.45(d)

Table of Contents

Contents: FOUNDATIONS FOR HEALING AND HOLISM
• Holistic Nursing Practice
• Dynamics of Healing and the Transpersonal Self
• Nurse As Healer
• The Psychophysiology of Bodymind Healing
• THEORY AND PRACTICE OF HOLISTIC NURSING
• The Psychophysiology of Bodymind Healing Exploring the Process of Change
• Holistic Ethics
• Holistic Approach to the Nursing Process
• Nursing Research and Holistic Implications
• MAXIMIZING HUMAN POTENTIAL
• Self-Assessments: Facilitating Healing in Self and Others
• Cognitive Therapy
• Nutrition, Exercise and Movement: Nourishing the Bodymind
• Environment: Protecting our Personal and Planetary Home
• Play and Laughter: Moving toward Harmony
• Self-Reflection: Consulting the Truth Within Relationships: Learning the Patterns and Processes
• Sexual Abuse: Healing the Wounds
• Peaceful Dying and Death
• LIFESTYLE ALTERATION
• Weight Management: Eating More, Weighing Less
• Smoking Cessation: Breathing Free
• Overcoming Addictions: Recovery through Life
• HOLISTIC NURSING INTERVENTIONS
• Touch: Connecting with the Healing Power
• Relaxation: Opening the Door to Change
• Imagery: Awakening the Inner Healer
• Music Therapy: Hearing the Melody of the Soul

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