Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope, 2nd edition

  • Mertie L Potter, 
  • Mary Moller

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Overview

Psychiatric­-Mental Health Nursing helps the general RN student understand mental illness and promote hope and healing in patients of any age.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780136873495

Subject: Nursing

Category: Core Nursing Courses

Table of contents

UNIT I: FOUNDATIONS OF PSYCHIATRIC-MENTAL HEALTH NURSING
1. Framework of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
2. Biological Basis for Mental Illness
3. Psychological Concepts: Theories and Therapies
4. Sociological Influences
5. Cultural Awareness
6. Spiritual Awareness

UNIT II: PSYCHIATRIC NURSING ROLE DEVELOPMENT
7. Stress, Anxiety, and Coping
8. Self-Reflection and Self-Awareness
9. The Nurse-Patient Relationship and Therapeutic Communication
10. The Nursing Process in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
11. Care Settings
12. Ethical and Legal Concepts
13. Management and Leadership

UNIT III: PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS
14. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence
15. Gender and Sexual Health
16. Feeding and Eating Disorders
17. Sleep-Wake Disorders
18. Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
19. Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
20. Somatic Symptom and Dissociative Disorders
21. Depressive Disorders
22. Bipolar Disorders
23. Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
24. Addiction and Substance Use Disorders
25. Neurocognitive Disorders
26. Personality Disorders

UNIT IV: SPECIALIZED TREATMENTS AND INTERVENTIONS
27. Integrative and Complementary Health Approaches
28. Psychopharmacology
29. Group and Family Therapy
30. Aggression and Violence
31. Crisis Intervention
32. Preventing and Responding to Suicide
33. Caring for the Patient Who Is Grieving
34. Issues Related to Aging

Appendices
A. Wellness Domains: A Quick Guide for Patients
B. Timeline of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
C. Sample Group Patient Teaching Plan

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