Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Book

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing


  • Author : Gail Wiscarz Stuart
  • Publisher : Elsevier India
  • Release Date : 2012-08-24
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 18
  • ISBN 10 : 8131235068

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Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Excerpt :

An easy-to-follow writing style makes it easy to understand both simple and complex topics. A well-rounded, collaborative approach provides coverage of all major psychiatric disorders from nursing and medical perspectives. The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of health and wellness provides a consistent nursing-oriented framework, with clear explanations of biological, psychological, sociocultural, environmental, and legal-ethical components. An evidence-based practice approach bridges the gap between clinical research and everyday practice. Learning from a Clinical Case boxes begin disorders chapters with thought-provoking questions and end chapters with answers and feedback. Summarizing the Evidence boxes in the disorders chapters examine the research and findings that support psychiatric nursing care. A family focus and discussions of outpatient care reflect current trends in psychiatric nursing. A Patient Speaks and A Family Speaks boxes present short vignettes with the patient's and family's perspectives of the caregiving process. Competent Caring: A Clinical Exemplar of a Psychiatric Nurse boxes feature the experiences and personal insights of practicing psychiatric nurses. Medical and Nursing Diagnoses boxes and Detailed Diagnoses tables emphasize the interdisciplinary approach to patient care by presenting NANDA diagnoses relevant to specific disorders and describing the essential features of the related DSM-IV-TR diagnoses. Nursing Treatment Plan Summary tables present care plans including patient goals with nursing interventions and rationales. Patient Education Plan and Family Education Plan tables include key information that you need to share with the patient and his or her family to facilitate shorter hospital stays and more outpatient care. Therapeutic Dialogue boxes offer examples of nurse-patient interactions. Clinical examples include selected nursing diagnoses. Focus Points provide a comprehensive, point-by-point review of the important information

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Book
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Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing


  • Author : Gail Wiscarz Stuart
  • Publisher : Elsevier España
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 984
  • ISBN 10 : 8481749028

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Accompanying CD-ROM contains ... "review questions for the NCLEX examination, animations (including a neurology review), interactive exercises, and an audio glossary." -- p. [4] of cover.

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing Book

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing


  • Author : Gail Wiscarz Stuart
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2014-04-14
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 832
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323294126

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Using the latest clinical research and diagnoses, Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, 10th Edition provides a holistic, biopsychosocial approach to psychiatric nursing care. It follows the popular Stuart stress-adaptation framework and includes comprehensive coverage to simplify important nursing and medical concepts, promote quality and safety in care, and address psychobiology and psychopharmacology topics integral to today’s psychiatry. New to this edition is a chapter on psychiatric care of military personnel, plus the latest on health care reform, prescription abuse, and obesity issues. Written by psychiatric nursing expert Gail W. Stuart, this market-leading text makes it easy to apply classroom theory to clinical practice. An easy-to-follow writing style makes it easy to understand both simple and complex topics. A well-rounded, collaborative approach provides coverage of all major psychiatric disorders from nursing and medical perspectives. The Stuart Stress Adaptation Model of health and wellness provides a consistent nursing-oriented framework, with clear explanations of biological, psychological, sociocultural, environmental, and legal-ethical components. An evidence-based practice approach bridges the gap between clinical research and everyday practice. Learning from a Clinical Case boxes begin disorders chapters with thought-provoking questions and end chapters with answers and feedback. Summarizing the Evidence boxes in the disorders chapters examine the research and findings that support psychiatric nursing care. A family focus and discussions of outpatient care reflect current trends in psychiatric nursing. A Patient Speaks and A Family Speaks boxes present short vignettes with the patient’s and family’s perspectives of the caregiving process. Competent Caring: A Clinical Exemplar of a Psychiatric Nurse boxes feature the experiences and personal insights of practicing psychiatric nurses. Medical and Nursing Diagnoses boxes and Detai

The Art and Science of Mental Health Nursing Book

The Art and Science of Mental Health Nursing


  • Author : Ian Norman
  • Publisher : Open University Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 847
  • ISBN 10 : 0335226698

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The Art and Science of Mental Health Nursing Excerpt :

What are the foundations of mental health nursing as a practice discipline and how do nurses approach their work? This textbook prepares qualified mental health nurses and those in training with the information necessary to question practice, and contribute to decision making in multi-disciplinary care teams.

Mental Health Nursing Book

Mental Health Nursing


  • Author : Harry Wright
  • Publisher : Nelson Thornes
  • Release Date : 1992-01-01
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 539
  • ISBN 10 : 0748732829

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A major psychiatric nursing textbook to meet the educational needs of students undertaking the Mental Health Nursing Branch, and also those of qualified psychiatric nurses. Theory and practice are illustrated with accounts of treatment and care. Skills are emphasised by using human emotional development as the basis for effective psychiatric nursing practice.

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation  Second Edition Book

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Second Edition


  • Author : Patrick W. Corrigan
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-05-06
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 425
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462526239

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The authoritative text on psychiatric rehabilitation, this book covers everything from conceptual and empirical foundations to exemplary program models. Students and practitioners gain the knowledge needed to help adults with psychiatric disabilities move forward in their recovery process and build personally satisfying lives. The book presents tools and strategies for assessing personal needs and strengths, integrating medical and psychosocial interventions, and implementing supportive services in such areas as housing, employment, education, substance abuse, and physical health. Numerous case examples illustrate both the real-world challenges of serious mental illness and the difference that effective interventions can make. New to This Edition *Incorporates the latest concepts and evidence-based interventions. *Streamlined chapter organization: more concise, yet still comprehensive. *Heightened focus on empowerment, self-determination, and wellness promotion. *New or expanded discussions of the "housing-first" model, harm reduction, peer services and support, and the Affordable Care Act.

Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Book

Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing


  • Author : Desmond Cormack
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2013-11-11
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 473
  • ISBN 10 : 9781489930118

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Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: Theory and practice was conceived as a result of three major premises which, in the view of the editors, relate to the practice of psychiatric and mental health nursing. First, that high-quality psychiatric and mental health nursing can be practised only if it is under pinned by appropriate nursing theory. Secondly, that there exists a body of theory which can and should be applied to psychiatric and mental health nursing. Thirdly, that there is a need for a text which will assist teachers, students and clinicians to apply available nursing and borrowed theory to clinical practice. The general aim of this book is to introduce nursing students to a theory based approach to caring for people with psychiatric and mental health problems. The phrase psychiatric and mental health problems indicates that the text relates to clients with a psychiatric diagnosis, and also to those who have mental health problems but who do not necessarily have such a diagnosis. The client group to which the material in this text applies will include those who are, or have been, hospitalized and those in the community who have not been, and may never be, hospitalized. The intended readership is all students of psychiatric and mental health nursing issues, for example basic and post-basic nurses, and their teachers.

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Book

Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation


  • Author : Patrick W. Corrigan
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2012-08-22
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 579
  • ISBN 10 : 9781462508945

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Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Excerpt :

This comprehensive, authoritative text provides a state-of-the-art review of current knowledge and best practices for helping adults with psychiatric disabilities move forward in their recovery process. The authors draw on extensive research and clinical expertise to accessibly describe the “whats,” “whys,” and “how-tos” of psychiatric rehabilitation. Coverage includes tools and strategies for assessing clients’ needs and strengths, integrating medical and psychosocial interventions, and implementing supportive services in such areas as housing, employment, social networks, education, and physical health. Detailed case examples in every chapter illustrate both the real-world challenges of severe mental illness and the nuts and bolts of effective interventions.

Stuart and Sundeen s Mental Health Nursing Book

Stuart and Sundeen s Mental Health Nursing


  • Author : Sally Hardy
  • Publisher : Mosby Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 549
  • ISBN 10 : 0723425906

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Based on Stuart & Sundeen's Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing, this UK edition is geared toward practice for nurses in the UK. The first unit covers the principles of mental health nursing care including roles and functions, models of care, the therapeutic relationship, and the context in which mental health nursing care is practiced in the UK. Unit Two looks at where mental health nursing care is provided: at home, in day centers, in hospital settings. With the move toward care in the community emphasis is given to the continuity of care and this unit will reflect the needs of UK practitioners. Unit Three then applies these principles to practice and considers the nursing interventions for a range of mental health care needs of individuals due to a wide range of conditions. This unit also considers the main treatment interventions offered in the UK. Not available in the U.S

Emergency Psychiatry  Principles and Practice Book

Emergency Psychiatry Principles and Practice


  • Author : Rachel Lipson Glick
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2019-10-29
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 809
  • ISBN 10 : 9781975113698

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The field of emergency psychiatry is complex and varied, encompassing elements of general medicine, emergency medicine, trauma, acute care, the legal system, politics and bureaucracy, mental illness, substance abuse and addiction, current social issues, and more. In one comprehensive, highly regarded volume, Emergency Psychiatry: Principles and Practice brings together key principles from psychiatric subspecialties as well as from emergency medicine, psychology, law, medical ethics, and public health policy. Leading emergency psychiatrists write from their extensive clinical experience, providing evidence-based information, expert opinions, American Psychiatric Association guidelines, and case studies throughout the text. This fully up-to-date second edition covers all of the important issues facing psychiatry residents and practitioners working in today’s emergency settings, or who encounter psychiatric emergencies in other medical settings.

Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry Book

Principles and Practice of Forensic Psychiatry


  • Author : Richard Rosner
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-02-03
  • Genre: Law
  • Pages : 1066
  • ISBN 10 : 9781482262292

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The third edition of this award-winning textbook has been revised and thoroughly updated. Building on the success of the previous editions, it continues to address the history and practice of forensic psychiatry, legal regulation of the practice of psychiatry, forensic evaluation and treatment, psychiatry in relation to civil law, criminal law and family law, as well as correctional forensic psychiatry. New chapters address changes in the assessment and treatment of aggression and violence as well as psychological and neuroimaging assessments.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Book
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Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing


  • Author : Jeffrey S Jones, DNP, PMHCNS, BC, LNC
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2012-03-16
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 696
  • ISBN 10 : 9780826105646

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This psychiatric-mental health undergraduate textbook, based on the theories of Hildegard Peplau and Joyce Travelbee, is the first recent book devoted to interpersonal relations as the foundation for therapeutic practice in psychiatric nursing. It guides the student through the essential phases of self-discovery necessary to integrate interpersonal nursing theory into practice, and provides a historical overview of the profession. The book addresses the most current ISPN and APNA competencies and presents content designed to foster self-growth, and critical thinking and decision-making skills, as well as to implement therapeutic interventions. It offers an overview of theories of mental illness and a detailed discussion of commonly seen psychiatric disorders, and addresses mental health care settings across the lifespan and different populations. Clinical case studies and first-hand accounts vividly describe the realities of living with specific mental illnesses, "What would you do?" questions stimulate discussions, and sample and practice care plans for chronic mental illness facilitate integration of concepts into practice. Evidence-based practice summaries from psychiatric nursing and related research literature are included, and NANDA guidelines are integrated throughout. A new chapter with DSM-V updates is also available. This affordably priced text additionally comes with supplementary materials for both teachers and students, including handy review guides, summaries, drug monographs, and hyperlinks to films and video illustrating content. A test bank and PowerPoint slides are also available for instructors. Key Features: Integrates and applies the Peplau/Travelbee interpersonal relations theories to the four-step Assessment, Planning/Diagnosing, Implementation, and Evaluation (APIE) nursing process Addresses critical thinking, clinical decision making, therapeutic interventions, case management roles, and mental health care settings across the lifespan Featur

Psychotherapy for the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse Book

Psychotherapy for the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse


  • Author : Kathleen Wheeler
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-05-25
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9780323086004

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Psychotherapy for the Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurse provides the nurse psychotherapist with a useful “how-to primer that contains practical techniques and interventions without a lot of theoretical jargon. Topics include the basics of psychotherapy, from how to respond to a patient’s initial call to termination of care. Selected approaches, interpersonal, cognitive-behavioral, and psychodynamic psychotherapy are highlighted with discussion of evidence-base research. Specific techniques for working with commonly seen patient populations that require special consideration: those who have experienced trauma, children, and older adults are included. In addition, how to integrate psychopharmacology and psychotherapy is discussed in detail. A straightforward approach to psychotherapy using a holistic nursing framework. Latest findings on the neurophysiology of psychotherapy including research on attachment, therapeutic relationships, and trauma. Evidence-based research for all approaches and populations discussed. Provides treatment hierarchy for decision making in selecting strategies for treatment from the initial contact and assessment to termination. Step-by-step guide to building the nurse-patient relationship in order to achieve quality outcomes. Includes detailed instructions on therapeutic communication techniques. Detailed instructions teach you how to use the latest therapeutic communication techniques. Includes all patient populations from children to the older adult with special emphasis on working with traumatized patients. Comprehensive appendices provide quick access to helpful forms and diagnostic tools specific to psychotherapy nursing practice.

Mental Health in Nursing Book

Mental Health in Nursing


  • Author : Kim Foster
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2020-10-02
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 696
  • ISBN 10 : 9780729587976

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The 5th edition of this highly regarded text has a new title and approach which builds on the foundations of previous editions to acknowledge mental health as essential to holistic nursing practice in every setting. Written by Kim Foster, Peta Marks, Anthony O’Brien and Toby Raeburn - a team of highly respected mental health nursing educators, researchers and clinicians, the new edition has been carefully reorganised to reflect contemporary mental health nursing practice and highlight the value of consumer perspectives. With a key focus on specialist mental health nursing, the new chapters introduce the integration of mental health nursing knowledge and skills across a range of generalist and mental health clinical settings. Mental Health in Nursing, 5th edition is an invaluable resource for all nursing students, whatever their practice area. • Consumer perspectives provided by Jarrad Hickmott, Lived Experience Consultant • Historical anecdotes encourage reflection and understanding of contemporary mental health nursing practice • An eBook included in all print purchases Additional resources on evolve • eBook on VitalSource Instructor resources: • Test bank - MCQ’s (with answers and rationales) • Discussion questions • Image collection Student and Instructor resources: • Consumer stories (a selection of videos from Stories in Mental Health) • Weblinks Restructured and presented in 3 parts: Section 1: Positioning Practice describes the context and importance of nursing in mental health and includes a new chapter on self-care Section 2: Knowledge for Practice addresses the specialist practice of mental health nursing. Each chapter examines specific mental health conditions, assessment, nursing management and relevant treatment approaches Section 3: Contexts of practice features scenario-based chapters with a framework to support mental health screening, assessment, referral and support, across a range of clinical settings

Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry Book

Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry


  • Author : Mohammed T. Abou-Saleh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-07-28
  • Genre: Medical
  • Pages : 934
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119956662

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The renowned Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry, now in its third edition, addresses the social and biological concepts of geriatric mental health from an international perspective. Featuring contributions by distinguished authors from around the world, the book offers a distinctive angle on issues in this continually developing discipline. Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry provides a comprehensive review of: geriatric psychiatry spanning both psychiatric and non-psychiatric disorders scientific advances in service development specific clinical dilemmas New chapters on: genetics of aging somatoform disorders epidemiology of substance abuse somatoform disorders care of the dying patient Continuing the practice of earlier editions, the major sections of the book address aging, diagnosis and assessment and clinical conditions, incorporating an engaging discussion on substance abuse and schizophrenic disorders. Shorter sections include the presentation of mental illness in elderly people from different cultures—one of the most popular sections in previous editions. Learning and behavioural studies, as well as models of geriatric psychiatry practice, are covered extensively. This book provides a detailed overview of the entire range of mental illness in old age, presented within an accessible format. Principles and Practice of Geriatric Psychiatry is an essential read for psychiatrists, geriatricians, neurologists and psychologists. It is of particular use for instructors of general psychiatry programs and their residents.