Principles and Practice of Psychiatric NursingBy
- Gail Stuart, PhD, RN, FAAN, Dean and Professor, College of Nursing, Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Using the latest clinical research and diagnoses, Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, 10th Edition provides a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to psychiatric nursing care. It follows the popular Stuart stress-adaptation framework and includes comprehensive coverage to simplify important nursing and medical concepts, promote quality and safety in care, and address psychobiology and psychopharmacology topics integral to todays psychiatry. New to this edition is a chapter on psychiatric care of military personnel, plus the latest on health care reform, prescription abuse, and obesity issues. Written by psychiatric nursing expert Gail W. Stuart, this market-leading text makes it easy to apply classroom theory to clinical practice.
Paperback, 832 Pages
Published: July 2012
- Unit One: Principles of Psychiatric Nursing Care1. Roles and Functions of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses: Competent Caring2. Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship3. The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of Psychiatric Nursing Care4. Evidence-Based Psychiatric Nursing Practice 5. Biological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care6. Psychological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care7. Social, Cultural, and Spiritual Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care 8. Legal and Ethical Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care 9. Policy and Advocacy in Mental Health Care10. Families as Resources, Caregivers, and Collaborators 11. Implementing the Nursing Process: Standards of Practice and Professional Performance Unit Two: Continuum of Care12. Prevention and Mental Health Promotion 13. Crisis and Disaster Intervention14. Recovery SupportUnit Three: Applying Principles in Nursing Practice15. Anxiety Responses and Anxiety Disorders16. Psychophysiological Responses and Somatoform and Sleep Disorders17. Self-Concept Responses and Dissociative Disorders18. Emotional Responses and Mood Disorders19. Self-Protective Responses and Suicidal Behavior20. Neurobiological Responses and Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders21. Social Responses and Personality Disorders22. Cognitive Responses and Organic Mental Disorders23. Chemically Mediated Responses and Substance-Related Disorders24. Eating Regulation Responses and Eating Disorders25. Sexual Responses and Sexual DisordersUnit Four: Treatment Modalities26. Psychopharmacology27. Behavior Change and Cognitive Interventions28. Preventing and Managing Aggressive Behavior29. Somatic Therapies30. Complementary and Alternative Therapies31. Therapeutic Groups32. Family Interventions Unit Five: Treatment Settings33. Hospital-Based Psychiatric Nursing Care34. Community-Based Psychiatric Nursing CareUnit Six: Special Populations in Psychiatry35. Child Psychiatric Nursing36. Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing 37. Geropsychiatric Nursing38. Care of Survivors of Abuse and Violence39. NEW! The Military and Their Families 40. Psychological Care of Patients with a Life-Threatening IllnessAppendixesA: NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses B: Diagnostic Criteria for Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR)Glossary Index