Nurse's Clinical Guide to Psychiatric and Mental Health Care / Edition 1

Nurse's Clinical Guide to Psychiatric and Mental Health Care / Edition 1

by Linda Carman Copel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0874347203

ISBN-13: 9780874347203

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Each chapter gives readers communication strategies, nursing diagnoses, probable etiologies, defining characteristics, long- and short-term goals, interventions (with rationales), and family care. Readers also find explanations of terms and concepts. Contents include treatment modalities and therapeutic communication; disorders usually first evident in infancy,…  See more details below

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Each chapter gives readers communication strategies, nursing diagnoses, probable etiologies, defining characteristics, long- and short-term goals, interventions (with rationales), and family care. Readers also find explanations of terms and concepts. Contents include treatment modalities and therapeutic communication; disorders usually first evident in infancy, childhood, and adolescence; delirium, dementia, and amnestic and other cognitive disorders; substance-related disorders; schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders; mood disorders; anxiety disorders; somatoform disorders; dissociative disorders; eating disorders; adjustment disorders; personality disorders; psychological factors affecting medical condition; special needs of the homeless person with chronic mental illness; special needs of the abused person; special needs of the person with HIV/AIDS; appendices (including NANDA diagnoses, DSM-IV classification, mental status assessment, common defense mechanisms, psychiatric drug charts, and ANA standards of psychiatric and mental health nursing practice), references, and index.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874347203
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
378
Product dimensions:
5.24(w) x 7.53(h) x 0.97(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
1Therapeutic Communication Skills and Treatment Modalities1
2Disorders Usually First Evident in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence13
3Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders43
4Substance-Related Disorders72
5Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders93
6Mood Disorders131
7Anxiety Disorders154
8Somatoform Disorders190
9Dissociative Disorders210
10Eating Disorders228
11Adjustment Disorders246
12Personality Disorders255
13Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Condition276
14Special Needs of the Homeless Person with Chronic Mental Illness285
15Special Needs of the Abused Person295
16Special Needs of the Person with HIV/AIDS326
App. A: NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses336
App. B: DSM-IV Classification: Categories and Codes339
App. C: Mental Status Assessment352
App. D: Common Defense Mechanisms354
App. E: Psychiatric Medications357
App. F: Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders366
References370
Index373

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