Psychiatric nursing : contemporary practice / [edited by] Mary Ann Boyd.

5th ed.
Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2012.
xviii, 902 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.


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Rev. ed. of: Psychiatric nursing / [edited by] Mary Ann Boyd. 4th ed., c2008.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Mental health care in contemporary society -- Introduction to psychiatric-mental health nursing and evidence-based practice -- Mental health and mental disorders: fighting stigma and promoting recovery -- Cultural and spirtual issues related to mental health care -- Patient rights and legal issues -- Mental health care in the community -- Foundations of psychiatric nursing -- Ethics, standards, and nursing frameworks -- Psychosocial theoretic basis of psychiatric nursing -- Biologic foundations of psychiatric nursing -- Contemporary psychiatric nursing practice -- Communication and the therapeutic relationship -- Psychiatric nursing process -- Psychopharmacology, dietary supplements, and biologic interventions -- Cognitive interventions -- Group interventions -- Family assessment and interventions -- Mental health promotion across the life span -- Mental health promotion for children and adolescents -- Mental health promotion for young and middle-aged adults -- Mental health promotion for older adults -- Prevention of mental disorders -- Stress and mental health -- Management of anger, aggression, and violence -- Crisis, grief, and disaster management -- Suicide prevention: screening, assessment, and intervention -- Care and recovery for persons with psychiatric disorders -- Schizophrenia: management of thought disorders -- Schizoaffective, delusional, and other psychotic disorders: management of thoughts and moods -- Depression: management of depressive moods and suicidal behavior -- Bipolar disorders: management of mood liability -- Anxiety disorders: management of anxiety and panic -- Borderline personality disorder: management of emotional dysregulation and self-harm -- Antisocial personality and other personality and impulse-control disorders: management of personality responses -- Somatic symptom disorders: management of the consequences of somatization -- Eating disorders: management of eating and weight -- Addiction and substance-related disorders: management of alcohol and drug use -- Sleep disorders: management of insomnia and sleep problems -- Sexual disorders: management of sexual dysfunction -- Care of children and adolescents with psychiatric disorders diagnosed in childhood -- Mental health assessment of childen and adolescents -- Psychiatric disorders of childhood and adolescence -- Care of older adults with neuropsychiatric disorders -- Mental health assessment of older adults -- Delirium, dementias, and other related disorders -- Care of special populations -- Caring for persons who are homeless and mentally ill -- Caring for persons with co-occurring mental disorders -- Caring for survivors of violence -- Caring for persons with mental illness and criminal behavior -- Caring for medically compromised persons -- Brief psychiatric rating scale -- Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS) -- Simplified Diagnosis for Tardive Dyskinesia (SD-TD).
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Psychiatric nursing.
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