Psychiatric Nursing: Biological and Behavioral Concepts / Edition 1

Psychiatric Nursing: Biological and Behavioral Concepts / Edition 1

by Deborah Antai-Otong, Deborah Anai-Otong
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0721637787

ISBN-13: 9780721637785

Pub. Date: 03/28/1995

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This text addresses the biological and behavioral implications of nursing care across the lifespan. It explores the complexity of mental illness and discusses how to formulate effective care plans in a variety of settings.

Overview

This text addresses the biological and behavioral implications of nursing care across the lifespan. It explores the complexity of mental illness and discusses how to formulate effective care plans in a variety of settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721637785
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/28/1995
Edition description:
PACKAGE
Pages:
794
Product dimensions:
5.91(w) x 11.02(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Unit I: Perspectives and Principles. Chapter 1: History of Psychiatric Nursing. Chapter 2: Concepts in Psychiatric Care. Chapter 3: The Behavioral-Biological Interface. Chapter 4: Foundations of Psychiatric Nursing. Unit II: Foundations of Practice. Chapter 5: The Nursing Process. Chapter 6: Therapeutic Communication. Chapter 7: Cultural Considerations. Chapter 8: Legal and Ethical Considerations. Unit III: Understanding Mental Illness Across the Life Span. Chapter 9: The Client with a Depressed Disorder. Chapter 10: The Client with Bipolar Disorder. Chapter 11: The Client with an Anxiety Disorder. Chapter 12: The Client with a Somatization Disorder. Chapter 13: The Client with a Stress-Related Disorder (Psychophysiological). Chapter 14: The Client with Altered Sensory Perception (Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders. Chapter 15: The Client with a Personality Disorder. Chapter 16: The Client with Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders. Chapter 17: The Client with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Chapter 18: The Client with a Dissociative Disorder Chapter 19: The Client at Risk for Suicide and Other Aggressive Behaviors. Chapter 20: The Client with a Substance-Related Disorder. Chapter 21: The Client with an Eating Disorder. Chapter 22: The Client with a Sleep Disorder. Chapter 23: The Client with a Sexual Disorder. Chapter 24: The Client who Survives Violence and Abuse. Unit IV: Therapeutic Interventions. Chapter 25: Individual Psychotherapy. Chapter 26: Group Therapy. Chapter 27: Familial Systems and Family Therapy. Chapter 28: Psychopharmacology Therapy. Chapter 29: Electroconvulsive, Other Biological and Complementary Therapies. Chapter 30: Crisis Intervention Management: The Role of Adaptation. Unit V: The Continuum of Care: Setting Focused Care. Chapter 31: Milieu Therapy/Hospital-Based Care. Chapter 32. Home-and-Community-Based Care. Chapter 33: Care in Medical-Surgical Settings. Unit VI: Advancing Psychiatric Nursing Practice. Chapter 34: Psychiatric Consultation-Liaison Nursing. Chapter 35: Psychiatric Nursing Research. Chapter 36: The Future of Psychiatric Nursing. Appendices. Glossary. Index

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