Psychiatric Home Care / Edition 1

Psychiatric Home Care / Edition 1

by Anita Finkelman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0834209284

ISBN-13: 9780834209282

Pub. Date: 04/23/1997

Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Learning

Psychiatric patients today are being released from acute care faciliti es much sooner than used to be the case. And like so many other patien ts, they are being released to home health care. Psychiatric Home Care addresses all the needs—clinical and administrative—of home health agencies and their nurses who are providing psychiatric home care. Cov ers

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Overview

Psychiatric patients today are being released from acute care faciliti es much sooner than used to be the case. And like so many other patien ts, they are being released to home health care. Psychiatric Home Care addresses all the needs—clinical and administrative—of home health agencies and their nurses who are providing psychiatric home care. Cov ers all areas from creating a program assessment, psychiatric and phar macologic care, to documentation and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780834209282
Publisher:
Jones and Bartlett Learning
Publication date:
04/23/1997
Edition description:
1E
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
1.26(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IDevelopment of a Psychiatric Treatment Model1
Ch. 1Serious Persistent Mental Illness in the Home Care Patient3
Ch. 2Psychiatric Rehabilitation: Application in Psychiatric Home Care17
Ch. 3The Patient's Family and Significant Others31
Ch. 4The Therapeutic Relationship and Communication51
Ch. 5Psychoeducation in the Home71
Pt. IIAdministration of Psychiatric Home Care Services89
Ch. 6Administration of Psychiatric Home Care Services91
Ch. 7The Role of the Nurse in Psychiatric Home Care143
Ch. 8Managed Behavioral Care and Psychiatric Home Care157
Ch. 9Case Management: Beyond the Walls171
Pt. IIIApplication of the Nursing Care Process to the Psychiatric Home Care Patient181
Ch. 10Psychiatric Assessment and Diagnosis183
Ch. 11Patient-Centered, Outcome-Based Treatment Plan231
Pt. IVPsychopharmacology for the Psychiatric Patient in the Home255
Ch. 12The Decade of the Brain and Psychopharmacology257
Ch. 13Understanding Psychopharmacology and Mental Illness: Neuroscience273
Ch. 14Antianxiety Medications: Home Care Clinical Management291
Ch. 15Medications for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Home Care Clinical Management299
Ch. 16Antimanic Medications: Home Care Clinical Management305
Ch. 17Antidepressant Medications: Home Care Clinical Management315
Ch. 18Antipsychotic Medications: Home Care Clinical Management327
Ch. 19Anticholinergic Medications: Home Care Clinical Management341
Pt. VClinical Problems in the Home357
Ch. 20Anxiety Disorders: Generalized Anxiety, Panic, Phobic, and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders359
Ch. 21Depression395
Ch. 22Bipolar Disorder421
Ch. 23Schizophrenia439
Ch. 24Dual Diagnosis465
Ch. 25AIDS: Neuropsychiatric Complications475
Ch. 26Psychological Care of the Medically Ill Patient in the Home489
Pt. VIPsychiatric Care of the Elderly Patient in the Home515
Ch. 27Principles of Geropsychiatric Treatment in the Home517
Ch. 28Psychiatric Disorders and Neurological Diseases in the Elderly Patient537
Pt. VIIPsychiatric Emergencies in the Home555
Ch. 29Crisis Resolution in the Home557
App. A - Glossary577
App. BAmerican Nurses Association Standards of Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Nursing Practice583
App. CAmerican Nurses Association Standards of Home Health Nursing Practice585
Index587

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