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Author Klebanoff, Nina A.

Title Lippincott's guide to behavior management in home care / Nina A. Klebanoff, Nina Maria Smith
Edition First edition
Published Philadelphia : Lippincott, [1997]


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Description xiii, 432 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Pt. 1. Essentials of Behavior Management in Home Care. Sect. 1. Introduction to Behavior Problems in Home Health Care. Sect. 2. Mental Status Examinations in the Home Setting. Sect. 3. Treatment Planning in the Home Setting. Sect. 4. Documentation Guidelines and Tips for In-Home Behavioral Health Care. Sect. 5. In-Home Behavioral Health Outcomes Measurement System -- Pt. 2. Common Problems Encountered in Home Care -- App. I. Assessment Tools and Instruments
Summary Here's your survival guide to the management of behavior problems in today's home-care environment. With this compact reference, you'll discover a wealth of easy-to-follow nursing interventions geared specifically to promote mental wellness, facilitate patient education, and provide holistic care while helping you to cope with the stress of in-home nursing practice! You'll cover the basics and address all important aspects of behavior management to help you improve communication skills; discover safety and crisis intervention techniques; examine basic defensive, protective, and coping mechanisms; and find practical discussions of more than 70 behaviors - including 40 categories of behavior problems - which are listed alphabetically and cross-referenced for easy access
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-413) and index
Subject Behavior modification.
Home nursing.
Nurse and patient.
Home Care Services.
Activities of Daily Living.
Mental Disorders -- nursing.
Activities of Daily Living.
Home Care Services.
Mental Disorders -- nursing.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Author Smith, Nina Maria.
LC no. 96053511
ISBN 039755432X (alk. paper)
Other Titles Behavior management in home care
Guide to behavior management in home care