Psychiatric Care Plans: Guidelines for Planning and Documenting Client Care / Edition 2

Psychiatric Care Plans: Guidelines for Planning and Documenting Client Care / Edition 2

by Marilynn E. Doenges, Mary C. Townsend, Mary F. Moorhouse
     
 

This is an essential reference with 36 care plans to help nurses and nursing students identify appropriate diagnoses and prioritize nursing interventions in the care of the psychiatric client. Includes the latest DSM IV, as well as the DSM III-R terminology to ease in the transition for the reader, the newest ANA Psychiatric Standards of Care, estimated length of stay… See more details below

Overview

This is an essential reference with 36 care plans to help nurses and nursing students identify appropriate diagnoses and prioritize nursing interventions in the care of the psychiatric client. Includes the latest DSM IV, as well as the DSM III-R terminology to ease in the transition for the reader, the newest ANA Psychiatric Standards of Care, estimated length of stay for acute disorders, and related concerns/potential complications.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803626737
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
01/28/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
518
Product dimensions:
8.43(w) x 10.73(h) x 1.12(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction1
1Issues and Trends in Mental Healthcare4
2The Nursing Process: Planning Care with Nursing Diagnosis13
3Applying Theory to Practice22
4Childhood and Adolescent Disorders53
5Dementia and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders118
6Substance-Related Disorders155
7Schizophrenic and Other Psychotic Disorders219
8Mood Disorders269
9Anxiety Disorders306
10Somatoform Disorders350
11Dissociative Disorders365
12Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders379
13Eating Disorders399
14Adjustment Disorders428
15Personality Disorders443
16Other Conditions That May be a Focus of Clinical Attention473
Bibliography518
App. 1Therapeutic and Nontherapeutic Techniques in the Nurse/Client Relationship523
App. 2Suicide Assessment Tool525
App. 3Classification of Nanda Nursing Diagnoses by Gordon's Functional Health Patterns527
Index529

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