Psychiatric Nursing: Biological and Behavioral Concepts

Psychiatric Nursing: Biological and Behavioral Concepts

by Deborah Antai-Otong (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780721662312
Publisher: Saunders, W. B. Company
Publication date: 03/01/1995
Pages: 129
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Director/Program Specialist, Employee Support Program
Certified Psychiatric Clinical Specialist/Psychotherapist
VA North Texas Health Care System Dallas, TX
Guest Lecturer, University of Texas @ Arlington, NP Program

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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