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Author Bynum-Grant, Daminga.

Title Schaum's outlines : psychiatric nursing / Daminga Bynum-Grant, Margaret M. Travis-Dinkins
Published New York : McGraw-Hill, [2011]


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Description vii, 256 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Series Schaum's outline series
Schaum's outline series.
Contents Foundations of psychiatric nursing -- Core competencies in psychiatric nursing practice -- Neurobiologic theories and psychopharmacology -- Therapeutic approaches in psychiatric nursing -- Assessment tools and strategies -- Childhood and adolescent psychiatric disorders -- Anxiety and anxiety disorders -- Somatoform and dissociative disorders -- The schizophrenias -- Personality disorders -- Mood disorders and suicide -- Substance abuse -- Eating disorders -- Sleeping disorders
Summary Modified to conform to the current curriculum, Schaum's Outline of Psychiatric Nursing complements these courses in scope and sequence to help you understand its basic concepts. The book offers extra practice on topics such as as biological basis for understanding psychotropic drugs, legal and ethical guidelines for safe practice, understanding anxiety and anxiety defenses, somatoform and dissociative disorders, schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, suicide, psychological needs of the medically ill, psychosocial needs of the older adult, therapeutic groups, etc. You'll also get coverage of culturally relevant mental health nursing, understanding stress and holistic approaches to stress, personality disorders, mood disorders, and care of the chemically impaired
Pschiatric Nursing
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Electronic version is available via Ebrary
Subject Psychiatric nursing -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Psychiatric Nursing.
Mental Disorders -- nursing.
Mental Disorders -- nursing.
Psychiatric Nursing.
Genre/Form Examination Question.
Outlines and syllabi.
Author Travis-Dinkins, Margaret.
LC no. 2010022228
ISBN 0071623647 (alk. paper)
9780071623643 (alk. paper)
Other Titles Psychiatric nursing