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Psychiatric nursing : contemporary practice.

Author: Mary Ann Boyd
Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Wippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

This text is designed to translate biopsychosocial theory into clinical practice. The predominant underlying concept is the interrelatedness of biological, psychological and sociocultural etiologies  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ann Boyd
ISBN: 0397551789 9780397551781
OCLC Number: 317650562
Description: pages
Contents: Unit One. Nature of Mental Health and Mental Illness --
1. Stigma, Social Change and Mental Health --
2. Classification of Mental Illnesses and Evidence-Based Nursing Care --
3. Patient Rights and Legal Issues --
4. Mental Health Care in the Community --
Unit Two. Principles of Psychiatric Nursing --
5. Frameworks, Ethics, and Standards of Psychiatric Nursing --
6. Psychosocial Theoretic Basis of Psychiatric Nursing --
7. The Biologic Foundations of Psychiatric Nursing --
8. Psychopharmacology and Biologic Interventions --
Unit Three. Contemporary Psychiatric Nursing Practice --
9. Communication and the Therapeutic Relationship --
10. The Nursing Process: Assessment, Diagnoses, Outcomes, Interventions, Evaluation --
11. Cognitive Interventions in Psychiatric Nursing --
12. Interventions with Groups --
13. Family Assessment and Interventions --
Unit Four. Mental Health Promotion --
14. Stress and Mental Health --
15. Cultural and Spiritual Issues Related to Mental Health Care --
16 Mental Health Promotion of the Young and Middle-Aged Adult --
17. Suicide: A Major Mental Health Problem --
Unit Five. Care of Persons with Psychiatric Disorders --
18. Schizophrenia --
19. Schizoaffective, Delusional and Other Psychotic Disorders --
20. Mood Disorders: Management of Moods & Suicidal Behavior --
21. Anxiety Disorders --
22. Personality and Impulse-Disorders: Meaning of Behavior --
23. Somatoform and Related Disorders --
24. Eating Disorders --
25 Substance Related Disorders --
26. Sleep Disorders. Unit Six. Children and Adolescents --
27. Mental Health Assessment of Children and Adolescents --
28. Mental Health Promotion with Children and Adolescents --
29. Psychiatric Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood and Adolescence --
Unit Seven. Older Adults --
30. Mental Health Assessment of the Elderly --
31. Mental Health Promotion with the Elderly --
32. Delirium, Dementias, and Related Disorders --
Unit Eight. Care of Special Populations --
33. Care of People Who are Homeless and Mentally Ill --
34. Issues of Dual Diagnosis --
35. Care of the Mentally Ill in Forensic Settings --
36 Psychosocial Aspects of Medically Compromised Persons --
Unit Nine. Care Challenges in Psychiatric Nursing --
37 Crisis, Grief, and Disaster Management --
38 Management of Anger, Aggression, and Violence --
39. Caring for Abused Persons --


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