Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 1

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing / Edition 1

by Sheila L. Videbeck, Cathy J. Miller
     
 

This exceptional text brings psychiatric nursing theory to life with foundational theory, therapeutic modalities, and clinical application for all the major DSM-IV disorders across the treatment continuum. Short, incisive chapters use a nursing process framework and emphasize assessment, therapeutic communication, neurobiology, and psychopharmacologic intervention… See more details below

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This exceptional text brings psychiatric nursing theory to life with foundational theory, therapeutic modalities, and clinical application for all the major DSM-IV disorders across the treatment continuum. Short, incisive chapters use a nursing process framework and emphasize assessment, therapeutic communication, neurobiology, and psychopharmacologic intervention throughout. A strong focus on student self-awareness and family and community resources makes this a practical text for today's nursing student. Skill building features include psychopharmacology highlights, clinical pathways, critical thinking, and clinical vignettes. A unique built-in study guide helps readers reinforce and test what they,ve learned.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781714518
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
602
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

1Foundations of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing2
2Neurobiologic Theories and Psychopharmacology19
3Psychosocial Theories and Therapy48
4Treatment Settings and Therapeutic Programs72
5Therapeutic Relationships90
6Therapeutic Communication111
7Client's Response to Illness135
8Assessment157
9Legal and Ethical Issues178
10Anger, Hostility, and Aggression192
11Abuse and Violence209
12Grief and Loss239
13Anxiety and Anxiety Disorders268
14Schizophrenia296
15Mood Disorders and Suicide331
16Personality Disorders374
17Substance Abuse408
18Eating Disorders435
19Somatoform Disorders460
20Child and Adolescent Disorders481
21Cognitive Disorders512
Answers to Chapter Study Guides543
App. ADSM-IV-TR Classification555
App. BNANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses565
App. CDrug Classification Under the Controlled Substances Act567
App. DCanadian Standards of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Practice (2nd ed.)569
App. ECanadian Drug Trade Names573
Index579

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