Psychiatric Nursing

Paperback | October 14, 2014

byNorman L. Keltner, Debbie SteeleEditorNorman L. Keltner

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Learn the therapeutic skills you need to succeed in the nurse's role in psychiatric care!Psychiatric Nursing, 7th Edition uses a practical approach to psychotherapeutic management that clearly explains how to manage and treat individuals with psychiatric disorders. It emphasizes the nurse's three primary tools: you and your relationship with patients, medications, and the environment. This edition adds a new chapter on forensics along with coverage of the latest trends and treatments. Written by educators Norman Keltner and Debbie Steele, this text provides a solid, real-world foundation for the practice of safe and effective psychiatric nursing care.

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Learn the therapeutic skills you need to succeed in the nurse's role in psychiatric care!Psychiatric Nursing, 7th Edition uses a practical approach to psychotherapeutic management that clearly explains how to manage and treat individuals with psychiatric disorders. It emphasizes the nurse's three primary tools: you and your relationshi...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:552 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 14, 2014Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323185797

ISBN - 13:9780323185790

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Table of Contents

Unit I Introduction to Psychiatric Nursing

  1. Introduction to Psychiatric Nursing
  2. Psychotherapeutic Management in the Continuum of Care
  3. Models for Working with Psychiatric Patients
  4. Legal Issues
  5. Psychobiologic Bases of Behavior
  6. Unit II Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship

  7. Nurse-Patient Communication
  8. Nurse-Patient Relationship
  9. Nursing Process
  10. Stress, Anxiety, Coping, and Crisis
  11. Suicide and Other Self Destructive Behaviors
  12. Working with the Aggressive Patient
  13. Working with Groups of Patients
  14. Working with the Family
  15. Cultural Competence in Psychiatric Nursing
  16. Spirituality
  17. Unit III Psychopharmacology

  18. Introduction to Psychotropic Drugs
  19. Antiparkinsonian Drugs
  20. Antipsychotic Drugs
  21. Antidepressant Drugs
  22. Antimanic Drugs
  23. Antianxiety Drugs
  24. Antidementia Drugs
  25. Unit IV Milieu Management

  26. Introduction to Milieu Management
  27. Variables Affecting the Therapeutic Environment
  28. Therapeutic Environment in Various Treatment Settings
  29. Forensic Psychiatric Treatment SettingsNEW!
  30. Unit V Psychopathology

  31. Introduction to Psychopathology
  32. Schizophrenia and Other Psychoses
  33. Depression
  34. Bipolar Disorders
  35. Anxiety-Related, Somatoform, and Dissociative Disorders
  36. Cognitive Disorders
  37. Personality Disorders
  38. Sexual Disorders
  39. Substance-Related Disorders
  40. Dual Diagnosis
  41. Eating Disorders
  42. Unit VI Special Populations and Therapies in Psychiatric Nursing

  43. Behavior and Somatic Therapies
  44. Nutraceuticals and Mental Health
  45. Survivors of Violence and Trauma
  46. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing
  47. Mental Disorders of Older Adults

43. War Related Psychiatric Disorders