Table of Contents

PART 1

Preparing for psychiatric and mental health nursing

1

The  Effective Nurse

Debra Jackson and Louise O’Brien

2

The Context of Practice

Vicki Stanton and Barbara Tooth

3

Historical Foundations

Katie Evans

4

The Australian and New Zealand politico-legal context

Eimear Muir-Cochrane, Anthony O’Brien and Timothy Wand

5

Professional and ethical issues

Anthony O’Brien, Phillip Maude and Eimear Muir-Cochrane

PART 2

Mental health and wellness

6

Mental Health in Australia and New Zealand

Pat Bradley and Ruth De Souza

7

Indigenous Mental Health

Deanne Hellsten and Hineroa Hakiaha

8

Theories on Mental Health and Illness

Patricia Barkway

9

Mental Health Across the  Lifespan

Debra Nizette

10

Crisis and Loss

Paul Morrison

11

Assessment and Diagnosis

Jan Barling

PART 3

Understanding mental illness

12

Intellectual Disabilities

Charles Harmon, Philip Petrie and Chris Taua

13

Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence

Mike Groome, Kristin Henderson

14

Disorders of Old Age

Wendy Moyle

15

Schizophrenic Disorders

Murray Bardwell and Richard Taylor

16

Mood Disorders

Peter Athanasos

17

Personality Disorders

Michelle Cleary, Jan Horsfall

18

Anxiety Disorders

Katie Evans

19

Eating Disorders

Gail Anderson

20

Substan

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Australia
Electronic ISBN:
9780729580984
Electronic ISBN:
9780729583138