Nursing Diagnoses in Psychiatric Nursing

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  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2007-12-05
  • Publisher: F a Davis Co
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Here's the 7th Edition of the most complete, easy-to-use resource on how to develop practical, individual care plans! It's really 2 books in 1. 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. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings.from inpatient hospitalization and the outpatient clinic.to home health and private practice.

Author Biography

Mary C. Townsend is a Former Assistant Professor and Coordinator, Mental Health Nursing at Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Table of Contents

Index of Client Behaviors
Index of DSM-IV-TR Psychiatric Diagnoses
NANDA Nursing Diagnoses
The Foundation for Planning Psychiatric Nursing Care
Nursing Process: One Step to Professionalismp. 1
Alterations in Psychosocial Adaptation
Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood, Or Adolescencep. 12
Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic Disordersp. 49
Substance-Related Disordersp. 65
Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disordersp. 97
Mood Disordersp. 114
Anxiety Disordersp. 145
Somatoform and Sleep Disordersp. 159
Dissociative Disordersp. 178
Sexual and Gender Identity Disordersp. 187
Eating Disordersp. 203
Adjustment Disorderp. 219
Impulse Control Disordersp. 237
Psychological Factors Affecting Medical Conditionp. 244
Personality Disordersp. 254
Special Topics in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Problems Related to Abuse Or Neglectp. 286
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorderp. 295
HIV Diseasep. 303
Homelessnessp. 314
Psychiatric Home Nursing Carep. 320
Forensic Nursingp. 330
Complementary Therapiesp. 342
Loss and Bereavementp. 361
Psychotropic Medications
Antianxiety Agentsp. 375
Antidepressantsp. 386
Mood-Stabilizing Drugsp. 411
Antipsychotic Agentsp. 430
Antiparkinsonian Agentsp. 455
Sedative-Hypnoticsp. 463
Agents Used to Treat Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorderp. 472
Bibliographyp. 485
Comparison of Developmental Theoriesp. 493
Ego Defense Mechanismsp. 497
Levels of Anxietyp. 500
Stages of Grief: A Comparison of Models by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, John Bowlby, George Engel, and William Wordenp. 502
Relationship Development and Therapeutic Communicationp. 505
Psychosocial Therapiesp. 514
Electroconvulsive Therapyp. 523
Medication Assessment Toolp. 526
Cultural Assessment Toolp. 529
The DSM-IV-TR Multiaxial Evaluation Systemp. 531
Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF) Scalep. 533
DSM-IV-TR Classification: Axes I and II Categories and Codesp. 535
Mental Status Assessmentp. 549
Assigning Nursing Diagnoses to Client Behaviorsp. 553
Brief Mental Status Evaluationp. 556
FDA Pregnancy Categoriesp. 558
DEA Controlled Substances Schedulesp. 559
Subject Indexp. 561
Drug Indexp. 603
Nursing Diagnoses Indexp. 611
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