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Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing

This well-respected textbook presents cutting-edge principles of psychiatric nursing and provides you with new features and tools – including chapter study notes and audio chapter summaries – to help you learn the important content you need to know. The 9th edition presents current guidelines for the practice of psychiatric nursing, with the latest clinical research and appropriate diagnoses, updated and expanded coverage of primary care, and extensively revised and updated psychiatric drug information.

Book,

Published: December 2008

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-09388-0

Contents

  • Unit One: Principles of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    1. Roles and Functions of Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses: Competent Caring

    2. Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship

    3. The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    4. Evidence-Based Psychiatric Nursing Practice

    5. Biological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    6. Psychological Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    7. Social, Cultural, and Spiritual Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    8. Environmental Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    9. Legal and Ethical Context of Psychiatric Nursing Care

    10. Families as Resources, Caregivers, and Collaborators

    11. Implementing the Nursing Process: Standards of Practice and Professional Performance


    Unit Two: Continuum of Care

    12. Prevention and Mental Health Promotion

    13. Crisis Intervention

    14. Recovery and Psychiatric Rehabilitation


    Unit Three: Applying Principles in Nursing Practice

    15. Anxiety Responses and Anxiety Disorders

    16. Psychophysiological Responses and Somatoform and Sleep Disorders

    17. Self-Concept Responses and Dissociative Disorders

    18. Emotional Responses and Mood Disorders

    19. Self-Protective Responses and Suicidal Behavior

    20. Neurobiological Responses and Schizophrenia and Psychotic Disorders

    21. Social Responses and Personality Disorders

    22. Cognitive Responses and Organic Mental Disorders

    23. Chemically Mediated Responses and Substance-Related Disorders

    24. Eating Regulation Responses and Eating Disorders

    25. Sexual Responses and Sexual Disorders


    Unit Four: Treatment Modalities

    26. Psychopharmacology

    27. Somatic Therapies

    28. Complementary and Alternative Therapies

    29. Cognitive and Behavior Change Interventions

    30. Preventing and Managing Aggressive Behavior

    31. Therapeutic Groups

    32. Family Interventions


    Unit Five: Treatment Settings

    33. Hospital-Based Psychiatric Nursing Care

    34. Community-Based Psychiatric Nursing Care


    Unit Six: Special Populations in Psychiatry

    35. Child Psychiatric Nursing

    36. Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing

    37. Geropsychiatric Nursing

    38. Care of Survivors of Abuse and Violence

    39. Psychological Care of Patients with a Life-Threatening Illness


    Appendices

    A. NANDA International-Approved Nursing Diagnoses

    B. Diagnostic Criteria for Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR)


    Glossary

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