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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope, 1st edition

  • Mertie L. Potter
  • Mary D. Moller

Published by Pearson (May 19th 2015) - Copyright © 2016

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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope (Subscription)

ISBN-13: 9780133513097

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UNIT I: Foundational Continuum of Psychiatric–Mental Health Nursing

1. Framework of Psychiatric–Mental Health Nursing

2. Past, Present, Future

3. Biological Basis for Mental Illness

4. Psychological Concepts: Theories and Therapies

5. Sociocultural Awareness

6. Spiritual Competence

UNIT II: Continuum of Psychiatric Nursing Role Development

7. Self-Reflection and Self-Awareness

8. The Nurse–Patient Relationship and Therapeutic Communication

9. The Nursing Process in Psychiatric– Mental Health Nursing

10. Ethical and Legal Concepts

11. Management and Leadership

UNIT III: Continuum of Specific Psychiatric Disorders

12. Sleep–Wake Disorders

13. Disorders of Anxiety, Stress, and Trauma

14. Somatic Symptom Disorders and Dissociative Disorders

15. Feeding and Eating Disorders

16. Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

17. Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders

18. Personality Disorders

19. Sexual Dysfunctions, Gender Dysphoria, and Paraphilic Disorders

20. Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders

21. Neurocognitive Disorders

UNIT IV: Continuum of Treatments and Interventions

22 Complementary and Alternative Therapies

23. Psychopharmacology

24. Group and Family Therapy

25. Aggression and Violence

26. Crisis Intervention

27. Preventing and Responding to Suicide

28. Caring for the Client Who is Grieving

29. Community-Based Care

UNIT V: Considerations Across the Continuum of Life

30. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence

31. Adult Transitions

32. Older Adults

Appendix A: Wellness Domains: A Quick Guide for Patients

Appendix B: NANDA-Approved Nursing Diagnoses

Appendix C: World Health Organization Disability Assessment Schedule 2.0



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