Pocket Guide to Psychiatric Nursing: Assessment, Care Plans and Medications

Editor/Author Townsend, Mary C. and Morgan, Karyn I.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

Single-User Purchase Price: $50.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: Not Available
ISBN: 978-0-8036-6055-7
Category: Health & Medicine - Nursing
Book Status: Available
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Heres the most complete and easy-to-use resource on how to develop practical, individualized plans of care for psychiatric and mental health patients. The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe prescription and administration of psychotropic medications.

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Table of Contents

  • Consultants
  • Contributor
  • Reviewers
  • Acknowledgments
  • How to Use This Book
  • UNIT ONE THE FOUNDATION FOR PLANNING PSYCHIATRIC NURSING CARE
  • The Nursing Process in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
  • UNIT TWO ALTERATIONS IN PSYCHOSOCIAL ADAPTATION
  • Disorders Commonly Associated with Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence
  • Neurocognitive Disorders
  • Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
  • Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Bipolar and Related Disorders
  • Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Related Disorders
  • Traumaand Stressor-Related Disorders
  • Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Sexual Disorders and Gender Dysphoria
  • Eating Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • UNIT THREE SPECIAL TOPICS IN PSYCHIATRIC/ MENTAL HEALTH NURSING
  • Problems Related to Abuse or Neglect
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  • Homelessness
  • Psychiatric Home Nursing Care
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Complementary Therapies
  • Loss and Bereavement
  • Military Families
  • UNIT FOUR PSYCHOTROPIC MEDICATIONS
  • Antianxiety Agents
  • Antidepressants
  • Mood-Stabilizing Agents
  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Antiparkinsonian and Tardive Dyskinesia Agents
  • Sedative-Hypnotics
  • Agents Used to Treat Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder
  • APPENDICES
  • A. Comparison of Developmental Theories
  • B. Ego Defense Mechanisms
  • C. Levels of Anxiety
  • D. Stages of Grief
  • E. Relationship Development and Therapeutic Communication
  • F. Psychosocial Therapies
  • G. Electroconvulsive Therapy
  • H. Medication Assessment Tool
  • I. Cultural Assessment Tool
  • J. DSM-5 Classification: Categories and Codes
  • K. Mental Status Assessment
  • L. Assigning Nursing Diagnoses to Client Behaviors
  • M. Brief Mental Status Evaluation
  • N. FDA Pregnancy Categories
  • O. DEA Controlled Substances Schedules
  • P. Abnormal Involuntary Movement Scale (AIMS)
  • Q. Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HDRS)
  • R. Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (HAM-A)
  • S. NANDA-I Nursing Diagnoses: Taxonomy II
  • Bibliography