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Principles and practice of psychiatric nursing / Gail W. Stuart, Michele T. Laraia

By: Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: St. Louis : Mosby, c1998Edition: 7th editionDescription: xxv, 915 p. : ill. (some col.) 29 cmISBN:
  • 032301254X
  • 9780323012546
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  • 22 610.7368 STU
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Unit 1. Principles of Psychiatric Nursing Care
1. Roles and functions of psychiatric nurses: competent caring
2. Therapeutic nurse-patient relationship
3. Conceptual models of psychiatric treatment
4. The Stuart stress adaptation model of psychiatric nursing care
5. Evidence-based psychiatric nursing practice
6. Biological context of psychiatric nursing care
7. Psychological context of psychiatric nursing care
8. Social, cultural, and spiritual context of psychiatric nursing care
9. Environmental context of psychiatric nursing care
10. Legal and ethical context of psychiatric nursing care
11. Families as resources, caregivers, and collaborators
12. Implementing the nursing process: standards of care and professional performance

Unit 2. Continuum of Care
13. Mental health promotion
14. Crisis intervention
15. Psychiatric rehabilitation
16. Incorporating the Family in the continuum of care

Unit 3. Applying Principles in Nursing Practice
17. Anxiety responses and anxiety disorders
18. Psychophysiological responses and somatoform and sleep disorders
19. Self-concept responses and dissociative disorders
20. Emotional responses and mood disorders
21. Self-protective responses and suicidal behavior
22. Neurobiological responses and schizophrenia and psychotic disorders
23. Social responses and personality disorders
24. Cognitive responses and organic mental disorders
25. Chemically mediated responses and substance-related disorders
26. Eating regulation responses and eating disorders
27. Sexual responses and sexual disorders

Unit 4. Treatment Modalities
28. Psychopharmacology
29. Somatic therapies
30. Complementary and alternative therapies
31. Preventing and managing aggressive behavior
32. Cognitive behavioral treatment strategies
33. Therapeutic groups
34. Family interventions

Unit 5. Treatment Setting
35. Hospital-based psychiatric nursing care
36. Community psychiatric nursing care
37. Home Psychiatric Nursing

Unit 6. Special Populations in Psychiatry
38. Child psychiatric nursing
39. Adolescent psychiatric nursing
40. Geriatric Psychiatric Nursing
41. Care of Survivors of Abuse and Violence
42. Psychological care of patients with life-threatening illness.

Includes Index : p. 893 - 915

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