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Principles and practice of psychiatric nursing / [edited by] Gail Wiscarz Stuart.

Stuart, Gail Wiscarz, 1949- (Added Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS RC440 .S795 2009
Barcode: 30731101089914
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 9780323052566 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0323052568 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xxv, 800 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: 9th ed.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby Elsevier, c2009.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Roles and functions of psychiatric-mental health nurses: competent caring -- Therapeutic nurse-patient relationship -- The Stuart stress adaptation model of psychiatric nursing care -- Evidence-based psychiatric nursing practice -- Biological context of psychiatric nursing care -- Psychological context of psychiatric nursing care -- Social, cultural, and spiritual context of psychiatric nursing care -- Environmental context of psychiatric nursing care -- Legal and ethical context of psychiatric nursing care -- Families as resources, caregivers, and collaborators -- Implementing the nursing process: standards of practice and professional performance -- Prevention and mental health promotion -- Crisis intervention -- Recovery and psychiatric rehabilitation -- Anxiety responces and anxiety disorders -- Psychophysiological responces and somatoform and sleep disorders -- Self-concept responses and dissociative disorders -- Emotional responses and mood disorders -- Self-protective responses and suicidal behavior -- Neurobiological responses and schizophrenia and psychotic disorders -- Social responses and personality disorders -- Cognitive responses and organic mental disorders -- Chemically mediated responses and substance-related disorders -- Eating regulation responses and eating disorders -- Sexual responses and sexual disorders -- Psychopharmacology -- Somatic therapies -- Complementary and alternative therapies -- Cognitive and behavior change interventions -- Preventing and managing aggressive behavior -- Therapeutic groups -- Family interventions -- Hospital-based psychiatric nursing care -- Community-based psychiatric nursing care -- Child psychiatric nursing -- Adolescent psychiatric nursing -- Geropsychiatric nursing -- Care of survivors of abuse and violence -- Psychological care of patients with a life-threating illness.
Subject: Psychiatric nursing.
Mental Disorders > nursing.
Psychiatric Nursing > methods.