Shives, Louise Rebraca

Basic concepts of psychiatric-mental health nursing / Louise Rebraca Shives - 8th ed - Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2012 - xviii, 654 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)

Includes bibliographical references and index

Psychiatric-mental health nursing. Self-awareness ; History and trends in psychiatric-mental health nursing ; Development of psychiatric-mental health nursing theory -- Special issues related to psychiatric-mental health nursing. Spiritual, cultural, and ethnic issues ; Ethical and legal issues ; Forensic nursing practice ; Loss, grief, and end-of-life care ; Continuum of care -- Components of the nurse-client relationship. Assessment of psychiatric-mental health clients ; Nursing diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation ; Therapeutic communication and relationships ; The therapeutic milieu -- Interactive therapies. Crisis and disaster intervention ; Individual psychotherapy ; Family, couple, and group therapy -- Special treatment modalities. Psychopharmacology ; Somatic therapies ; Complementary and alternative medicine -- Clients with psychiatric disorders. Anxiety disorders ; Somatoform and dissociative disorders ; Mood disorders ; Schizophrenia and schizophrenic-like disorders ; Eating disorders ; Personality development and personality disorders ; Substance-related disorders ; Sexuality and sexual disorders ; Cognitive disorders ; Delusional and shared psychotic disorders -- Special populations. Infant, child, and adolescent clients ; Aging clients with psychosocial needs ; Suicidal clients ; Clients with a dual diagnosis ; Clients experiencing abuse and violence ; Clients coping with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) ; Seriously and persistently mentally ill, homeless, or incarcerated clients

Bachelor of Science in Nursing


System requirements for accompanying DVD-ROM: IBM PC or compatible; Windows 95 or better

9781605478876 1605478873


Psychiatric nursing
Psychiatric Nursing--methods
Mental Disorders--nursing

RC 440 / .S487 2012

610.7368

2011 D-034 WY 160 / S558b 2012