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Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning

Assessment Guides, Diagnoses, Psychopharmacology

A pocket-sized clinical companion, Manual of Psychiatric Nursing Care Planning, 5th Edition supplies you with the latest diagnostic information available, including the DSM-5, for accurate assessment and diagnosis of patients. It offers quick and easy access to plans of care for a range of settings including the inpatient unit, home care, or community mental health setting. Expert author Elizabeth Varcarolis, provides a clinically-based focus with the latest guidelines to psychiatric nursing care. Designed to accompany Foundations of Mental Health Nursing, this book is a perfect reference for creating care plans and for clinical use.

Paperback, 768 Pages

Published: March 2014

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4019-2

Contents

  • PART 1: GUIDELINES FOR PLANNING PSYCHIATRIC NURSING CARE
    1. The Nursing Process and Assessment: Standards of Care
    2. Maximizing Communication Skills
    3. The Nurse Patient Relationship and Guidelines for Conducting a Clinical Interview
    PART II: DIAGNOSIS AND CARE PLANNING
    4. Selected Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence
    5. Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
    6. Stress and Stress-Related Disorders
    7. Depressive Disorders
    8. Bipolar Spectrum Disorders
    9. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders
    10. Personality Disorders
    11. Substance-Related Addictive Disorders
    12. Eating Disorders
    13. Neurocognitive Disorders
    PART III: PSYCHIATRIC EMERGENCIES AND FORENSIC ISSUES
    14. Crisis Intervention and Rehabilitation
    15. Family Violence
    16. Sexual Violence
    17. Suicide Behaviors
    18. Anger, Aggression and Violence
    19. Grieving and Complicated Grieving
    PART IV: CHALLENGING BEHAVIORS
    20. Manipulative Behaviors
    21. Noncompliance/Nonadherence to Medication or Treatment
    Appendixes
    A. References
    B. Classification and Full Assessment
    C. Assessment Tools for Children and Adolescents
    D. Assessment Guides
    E. Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS)
    Index

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