Older People, Nursing & Mental Health

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Alan Crump
  • Jim Marr
  • Maria Scurfield
  • Stuart Darby
    • Print ISBN 9780750624404

    Table of Contents

    Exploring the myths and stereotypes of mental health in old age; Social construction of old age and its impact on mental health; Mental illness in old age; Developing therapeutic nursing relationships with older people; Supporting the carers of older people with mental health needs; Acute confusional states; Depression in old age; Challenging behaviour; Dealing with dilemmas; Quality assurance and standard setting in hospitals

    Details

    No. of pages:
    208
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 1998
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9780750624404