Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing - 2nd Edition

Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing

2nd Edition

Authors: Ruth Elder Katie Evans Debra Nizette Katie Evans Debra Nizette
Imprint: Mosby Australia

Description

The new edition of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing focuses on practice in mental health and psychiatric care integrating theory and the realities of practice. Mental wellness is featured as a concept, and the consideration of a range of psychosocial factors helps students contextualise mental illness and psychiatric disorders. The holistic approach helps the student and the beginning practitioner understand the complex causation of mental illness, its diagnosis, effective interventions and treatments, and the client’s experience of mental illness.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729578776

About the Author

Ruth Elder

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, School of Nursing, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Katie Evans

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer and Convenor of the Postgraduate Mental Health Program, School of Nursing, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Debra Nizette

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Office, Queensland Health, QLD, Australia

Katie Evans

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer and Convenor of the Postgraduate Mental Health Program, School of Nursing, Griffith University, Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Debra Nizette

Affiliations and Expertise

Director of Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Office, Queensland Health, QLD, Australia