Psychiatric Nursing / Edition 6

Psychiatric Nursing / Edition 6

by Norman L. Keltner, Carol E. Bostrom, Teena McGuinness
     
 

Psychiatric Nursing focuses on the therapeutic skills expected of today's psychiatric nurse. This book uses the simple and unique model of psychotherapeutic management, which is composed of three components: 1) The Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship provides the nursing student with the tools necessary for effective communication with individual patients, groups… See more details below

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Psychiatric Nursing focuses on the therapeutic skills expected of today's psychiatric nurse. This book uses the simple and unique model of psychotherapeutic management, which is composed of three components: 1) The Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship provides the nursing student with the tools necessary for effective communication with individual patients, groups of patients, families of patients, and patients from various cultural backgrounds; 2) Psychopharmacology offers information on the most important psychotropic drugs used in psychiatry today, including important nursing responsibilities associated with their administration; and 3) Milieu Management explores the importance of developing the therapeutic environment to maximize its contribution to patient care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323069519
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/15/2010
Pages:
560
Sales rank:
1,227,215
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1Introduction to Psychiatric Nursing1
1Introduction to Psychiatric Nursing3
2Psychotherapeutic Management in the Continuum of Care19
3Theoretical Models for Working with Psychiatric Patients26
4Legal Issues44
5Psychobiological Bases of Behavior64
Unit 2Continuum of Care85
6Continuum of Care86
7Hospital-Based Care91
8Community-Based Care96
9Case Management101
Unit 3The Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship113
10Communication114
11The Nurse-Patient Relationship123
12The Nursing Process136
13Anxiety, Coping, and Crisis147
14Working with the Aggressive Patient157
15Working with Groups of Patients171
16Working with the Family181
17Cultural Competence in Psychiatric Nursing: An Interlocking Paradigm Approach199
Unit 4Psychopharmacology219
18Introduction to Psychotropic Drugs220
19Antiparkinson Drugs229
20Antipsychotic Drugs244
21Antidepressant and Antimanic Drugs270
22Antianxiety Drugs298
Unit 5Milieu Management309
23Introduction to Milieu Management310
24Developing the Therapeutic Environment320
25Roles of the Psychiatric Nurse in the Therapeutic Milieu336
Unit 6Psychopathology343
26Introduction to Psychopathology344
27Schizophrenia and Other Psychoses350
28Mood Disorders382
29Anxiety-Related Disorders422
30Cognitive Disorders451
31Personality Disorders477
32Sexual Disorders493
33Substance-Related Disorders501
34Dual Diagnosis543
35Eating Disorders550
Unit 7Special Therapies in Psychiatric Nursing569
36Behavior Therapy570
37Electroconvulsive and Other Somatic Therapies579
Unit 8Special Populations in Psychiatric Nursing589
38Victims of Violent Behavior590
39Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing616
40Mental Illness in the Elderly638
41Working with Patients with HIV Infection666
App. ADiagnostic Criteria for Mental Disorders680
App. BAmerican Nurses Association Standards of Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Practice689
App. CAmerican Nurses Association Psychopharmacology Guidelines for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses691
App. DThe Mini-Mental State Examination694
App. EThe Geriatric Depression Scale696
App. FA Simple Method to Determine Tardive Dyskinesia Symptoms: AIMS Examination Procedure697
App. GA Rating Scale for Extrapyramidal Side Effects699
App. HMental Health Systems Act Recommended Bill of Rights701
App. IControlled Substance Chart702
Glossary703
Answer Key to Study Questions715
Index721
Student Worksheets
Answer Key to Student Worksheets
Drug Cards

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