Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

by Katherine M. Fortinash, Patricia A. Holoday-Worret, Patricia A. Holoday, Patricia A. Holoday-Worret
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323007880

ISBN-13: 9780323007887

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Science

The third edition of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing provides up-to-date, comprehensive, and straightforward coverage of psychiatric nursing. Using a balanced nursing-medical approach and presenting strong baseline coverage of the DSM-IV-TR and related treatments, this book continues to focus on what nurses actually do. Fundamental concepts such as psychobiology,

Overview

The third edition of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing provides up-to-date, comprehensive, and straightforward coverage of psychiatric nursing. Using a balanced nursing-medical approach and presenting strong baseline coverage of the DSM-IV-TR and related treatments, this book continues to focus on what nurses actually do. Fundamental concepts such as psychobiology, legal and ethical implications, and cultural and spiritual issues are introduced early on, followed by chapters devoted to specific psychiatric treatment modalities and other relevant issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323007887
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
726

Table of Contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS FOR PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSING

1. Psychiatric Nursing: Theory, Principles, and Trends

2. Nursing Practice in the Clinical Setting

3. The Nursing Process and Standards of Care

4. Therapeutic Communication: Interviews and Interventions

PART II: BIOLOGIC AND PSYCHOSOCIAL PRINCIPLES FOR MENTAL HEALTH NURSING

5. Adaptation to Stress

6. Neurobiology in Mental Health and Mental Disorder

7. Human Development Across the Life Span

8. Culture, Ethnicity, and Spirituality: A Global Perspective

9. Legal and Ethical Aspects in Clinical Practice

PART III: PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

10. Anxiety and Related Disorders

11. Somatoform, Factitious, and Dissociative Disorders

12. Mood Disorders: Depression, Bipolar, and Adjustment Disorders

13. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders

14. Personality Disorders

15. Substance Related Disorders and Addictive Behaviors

16. Cognitive Disorders: Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic Disorders

17. Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, and Adolescence

18. Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa

19. Sleep Disorders: Dyssomnias and Parasomnias

20. Sexual Disorders: Sexual Dysfunctions and Paraphilias

PART IV: CRISIS AND PSYCHIATRIC EMERGENCIES

21. Crisis: Theory and Intervention

22. Suicide: Prevention and Intervention

23. Violence: Anger, Abuse, and Aggression

24. Forensic Nursing in Clinical Practice

PART V: THERAPEUTIC INTERVENTIONS

25. Psychopharmacology

26. Therapies: Theory and Clinical Practice

27. Complementary and Alternative Therapies

PART VI: NURSING INTERVENTIONS WITH SPECIAL POPULATIONS

28. Grief in Loss and Death

29. Emotional and Mental Responses to Medical Illness

PART VII: NURSING INTERVENTIONS IN THE HOME AND COMMUNITY

30. Community Mental Health Nursing for Patients with Severe and Persistent Mental Illness

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