Mosby's Pocketbook of Mental Health

1st Edition

Authors:

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Working in a recovery framework

Chapter 2: Essentials for mental health practice

Chapter 3: Mental state assessment

Chapter 4: Culture and mental health

Chapter 5: Common mental illnesses and associated disorders

Chapter 6: Psychiatric emergencies

Chapter 7: Managing medications

Chapter 8: Contemporary talking therapies

Chapter 9: Co-occurring medical problems

Chapter 10: Loss and grief

Chapter 11: Law and ethics

Chapter 12: Settings for mental healthcare

 

Appendices

App 1: Surviving clinical placement

App 2: Working with people with challenging behaviours

App 3: Prescription abbreviations

App 4: Top 10 tips for people taking psychiatric medication

Further reading and resources

Glossary

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729579315

About the authors

Eimear Muir-Cochrane

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of Nursing (Mental Health Nursing), School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Flinders University

Eimear Muir-Cochrane

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of Nursing (Mental Health Nursing), School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Sciences, Flinders University

Patricia Barkway

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing, Flinders University Adelaide

Debra Nizette

Affiliations and Expertise

Mental Health Nursing Advisor, Office of the Chief Nursing Officer; Queensland Health

Patricia Barkway

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer Mental Health Nursing, Flinders University Adelaide

Debra Nizette

Affiliations and Expertise

Mental Health Nursing Advisor, Office of the Chief Nursing Officer; Queensland Health