Author : Gail Wiscarz Stuart
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Elsevier España
ISBN : 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.

Author : Ian Norman
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Open University Press
ISBN : 0335226698
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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.

Author : Patrick W. Corrigan
Genre : Psychology
Publisher : Guilford Publications
ISBN : 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.

Author : Harry Wright
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Nelson Thornes
ISBN : 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.

Author : Michelle Morrison-Valfre
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN : 9780323086202
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Increase your awareness and understanding of a holistic view of mental health care with this book for nurses and other health care professionals. Each chapter covers a specific psychological or psychosocial problem as well as the most current interventions and treatments. This edition features full-color illustrations, updated drug information, and a chapter on complementary and alternative therapies, in addition to more case studies to help you apply the content to real life. This solid background in mental health is just what you need to work comfortably with clients who exhibit both effective and maladaptive behaviors. Multidisciplinary care plans for sample clients show how members of the health care team work together.Client-specific case studies highlight particular mental disorders and help you apply chapter content to real-life situations. "Think About? boxes throughout the text strengthen your critical-thinking skills. UNIQUE "Drug Alert? boxes highlight what you need to know about a wide range of specific psychotherapeutic medications. UNIQUE Standard LPN full-color design and "Content Threads? point out key information and special features in each chapter, consistent with the format of other books in the LPN Threads series. Appendixes give you easy access to mental health care standards, DSM-IV TR diagnoses, and assessment tools that are essential for providing quality care. FREE workbook at the end of the book includes crossword puzzles, multiple-choice questions, and other exercises to boost your comprehension of the material. FULL-COLOR illustrations make the text even more visually appealing and user-friendly. Additional case studies help you apply chapter content to more real-life scenarios such as chronic illness and substance abuse with accompanying questions to test your critical-thinking skills. Chapter on complementary and alternative therapies increases your awareness of the benefits and risks of alternative therapies such as ayurveda, herbal supplements, massage, meditation, acupuncture, and telemedicine. Forensic nursing content familiarizes you with the prevention and treatment of violence-based disorders and shows you how to obtain and document evidence for legal purposes. NEW antianxiety and antimanic drug information keeps you up-to-date on the latest psychotropic medications.

Author : Jeffrey S Jones, DNP, PMHCNS, BC, LNC
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
ISBN : 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 Features NCLEX preparation questions, vivid clinical scenarios, and evidence-based practice summaries Addresses the most current ISPN and APNA competencies A new chapter with DSM-V updates is available Both student and teacher digital aids, including review guides, summaries, hyperlinks to films and video, and drug monographs are available A test bank and PowerPoint slides are also available for instructors eBook Features (available in all eBook formats): Bidirectional link between Key Terms and their glossary definitions Learning Outcomes at start of chapters link to respective sections in book Hyperlinks to supplementary films and videos Care plans DSM-V update This book is also available as part of a discounted set. To view the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Special A Student Pack, click the link above.

Author : Patrick W. Corrigan
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Guilford Press
ISBN : 9781462508945
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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.

Author : Kim Foster
Genre : Medical
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN : 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

Author : Sailaxmi Gandhi
Genre :
Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN : 9788131254868
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Textbook of Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing contains clear, simple and easy-to-understand description of basic psychiatric and mental health nursing concepts, terminologies, various disorders and psychiatric-mental health nursing skills. It has been written to meet requirements of the competency-based curriculum outlined by the Indian Nursing Council in the recently revised B.Sc. Nursing syllabus. The book not only provides a comprehensive orientation but also prepares the student for advanced academic programs in this specialty of nursing. ? This book is written based on the rich clinical experience of the author who is a nursing consultant in the multi-disciplinary team at NIMHANS - a premier neuropsychiatric institute of national importance Comprehensive coverage of both practical and theory aspects of Psychiatry and Mental Health Nursing Syllabus Over 50 appendixes divided into 5 sections which comprises of multiple review sheets, formats and MCQs for nursing students Extensive explanation of psychiatric interview technique and mental status assessment in various disorders Elaborate use of case vignettes, clinical nursing pearls and concept maps to strengthen the students' competencies. Each chapter is followed by review questions that help in quick recapitulation. The most recent psychiatric-mental health nursing and welfare benefits information for persons with mental illness. Latest policies, acts and laws related to mental health in the country such as the POCSO Act (2012), Rights of Persons with Disabilities (RPwD) Act of 2016, the Mental Health Care Act (2017), India's first National Mental Health Policy (2014) and draft of the National Policy of Persons with Disabilities (2021), with a clear description of the admission and discharge procedures including the nurse's role Inclusion of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact in several chapters Indian photographs and images of authentic brain sections showing underlying pathology Mental Health Nursing Practical Record Book available on MedEnact.com

Author : Ruth Elder
Genre : Psychiatric nursing
Publisher : Elsevier Australia
ISBN : 9780729538770
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This new edition focuses on practice in mental health and psychiatric care integrating theory and the realities of practice. Mental wellness is featured as a concept, and the consideration of a range of psychosocial factors helps students contextualise mental illness and psychiatric disorders.