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Freebairn, Janet

Overview
Works: 123 works in 244 publications in 1 language and 657 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Nonfiction films  Classification  Instructional films  Documentary films  Interviews  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Author, Director
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Most widely held works by Janet Freebairn
Nurse patient interaction( Visual )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Really effective communication is difficult in the best of circumstances. But when people are ill, the problem is seriously compounded by their fears and anxieties. These videos present models for successful interaction between a nurse, or any other caregiver, and a patient, prescribing specific techniques a nurse can use to help patients express how they really feel
Schizophrenia : causation by Janet Freebairn( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses several theories regarding the etiology of schizophrenia ; the biological theories (genetic and biochemical), the family theories, the sociological theories, and the psychoanalytic theories. Also discussed is the premorbid personality of the individual prone to schizophrenia
Personality disorders by University of Sheffield( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the broad category of personality disorder. Two major personality disorders are described in depth -- the antisocial and the borderline
Concerning death( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specifically defines active and passive euthanasia and presents some major issues underlying the euthanasia controversy in general
Schizophrenia : symptomatology( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes Bleuler's "4A" classification of schizophrenia and discusses the cognitive and sensory aberrations found in some patients. Defines illusions, hallucinations, and delusions
Nursing obligations( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the ethical issues of secret-keeping, confidentiality, and professionalism. Addresses the responsibilities of nurses when they are and when they are not, working in the role of a nurse
Nurse/physician relationship( Visual )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the traditional nurse/physician relationship and shows how this relationship still influences the behavior of health professionals. Addresses the specific ethical problems of the nurse dealing with an impaired physician, questioning a physician's judgement, and dealing with a physician who has made an error
Bedside emergencies by Marge Conger( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents five characteristics common to individuals who exhibit violent behavior. Describes specific techniques for successful verbal intervention, including the importance of nonverbal communication. Discusses indepth the function of the behavioral disorder team during physical intervention, illustrates use of restraints
Psychosocial nursing diagnoses I : descriptions & interventions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series uses a case study approach to demonstrate three specific psychosocial problems along with communication techniques and processes utilized by nurses to make each diagnosis. Intervention measures specific for the diagnosis are also presented
Abnormal behavior : overview( Visual )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses three criteria for abnormal behavior; broadly defines psychosis, neurosis and personality disorders; discusses the major criticisms of psychiatric diagnoses and the way in which DSM III has attempted to overcome these
Anxiety disorders( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the general nature of anxiety as both an adaptive and maladaptive emotion. Two disorders -- generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder -- are explained, and for each a case example is presented and various guidelines for intervention are suggested
Psychopathologies : descriptions & interventions( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Critical) This program is an overview of basic psychopathology. Definitions are presented for abnormal behavior, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, and schizophrenia and causation, intervention, therapies, and case examples are discussed. Diagnosis and rehabilitation are emphasized and the value of DSM III is explained. The written information is clear and well organized, but the material, overall, is very basic, too long, and a bit dull. Although not appropriate for professionals or graduate students, this production is recommended for audiences at a more elementary level
Mental status exam by Joanne Granquist( Visual )

4 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discusses assessment of patient's physical appearance, mood, affect, and thought content. Described in some detail are methods for testing orientation, memory, general knowledge, abstract reasoning, judgment and calculation"--Videocassette container
Schizophrenia : acute care( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the role of the health professional caring for a patient with an acute psychotic episode. Discusses measures such as reducing anxiety, establishing control and monitoring the patient's physical health. Therapeutic intervention techniques are highlighted
Abnormal behavior( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the major theories of causation of abnormal behavior through interviews with Dr. Michael Goldstein and Dr. Gerald Davison. Psychological theories discussed are the psychoanalytic, humanistic, and behavioral. Various biological theories are also briefly presented
Acute care skills for the med/surg nurse( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes lung structures pertinent to chest tube use. Discusses three-chamber drainage system apparatus, patient assessment and precautionary measures to take if tubing becomes disconnected
Anxiety disorders( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes and presents case examples of phobic and obsessive-compulsive disorders. In addition, the major therapies for these disorders are explained. Included is a discussion of psychoanalysis and the behavioral techniques of systematic desensitization -- flooding, rational-emotive therapy, and response prevention
Suctioning by Doris Tucker( Visual )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes factors in patients with artificial airways which contribute to ineffective airway clearance. Preparation of patient and equipment, measures to maintain sterility and prevent hypoxemia
Schizophrenia rehabilitation by Janet Freebairn( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1987 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses some of the problems faced by a person recovering from a psychotic episode. Discusses discharge planning for patients vulnerable to psychosis. Details some of the reentry problems a patient encounters once he leaves the hospital
Values clarification by Sidney Simon( Visual )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the theory of values clarification along with seven steps in the valuing process. Discusses several complex issues of an ethical nature around which caregivers need to clarify their values
 
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English (72)