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Varcarolis' Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing A Clinical Approach

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ISBN-10: 1455753580

ISBN-13: 9781455753581

Edition: 7th 2014

Authors: Margaret Jordan Halter, Elizabeth M. Varcarolis

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Using a practical clinical perspective, Varcarolis' Foundations of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: A Clinical Approach, 7th Edition provides a clear understanding of the often-intimidating subject of psychiatric mental health nursing. Clinical chapters follow the nursing process framework and progress from theory to application, preparing you for practice with real-world examples. New to this edition are the latest DSM-5 guidelines along with coverage of trauma, pediatric mental health, and QSEN competencies. From new lead author Dr. Margaret Jordan Halter, this comprehensive RN psychiatric nursing text is a bestseller!Reader-friendly features reinforce important information and help in…    
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Book details

List price: $102.00
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 8/19/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.674
Language: English

Foundations In Theory
Mental Health and Mental Illness
Relevant Theories and Therapies for Nursing Practice
Biological Basis for Understanding Psychiatric Disorders and Treatment
Foundations For Practice
Settings for Psychiatric Care
Cultural Implications for Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
Legal and Ethical Guidelines for Safe Practice
Psychosocial Nursing Tools
The Nursing Process and Standards of Care for Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
Therapeutic Relationships
Communication and the Clinical Interview
Understanding and Managing Responses to Stress
Psychobiological Disorders
Childhood and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Schizophrenia and Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders
Bipolar and Related Disorders
Depressive Disorders
Anxiety and Obsessive-Compulsive Related Disorders
Trauma, Stressor-Related, and Dissociative Disorders
Somatic Symptom Disorders
Feeding, Eating, and Elimination Disorders
Sleep-Wake Disorders
Sexual Dysfunction, Gender Dysphoria, and Paraphilias
Impulse Control Disorders
Substance Related and Addictive Disorders
Neurocognitive Disorders
Personality Disorders
Trauma Interventions
Crisis and Disaster
Anger, Aggression, and Violence
Child, Older Adult, and Intimate Partner Violence
Sexual Assault
Interventions For Special Populations
Psychosocial Needs of the Older Adult
Serious Mental Illness
Forensic Psychiatric Nursing
Other Intervention Modalities
Therapeutic Groups
Family Interventions
Integrative Care