ESSENTIALS OF PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSING Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice This title has been archived.

Author: Mary Townsend, DSN, PMHCNS-BC
Affiliation: Clinical Specialist/Nurse Consultant
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company
Publication Date: 2011
ISBN 10: 0803623380
ISBN 13: 9780803623385
Edition: 5th

Description:

Whether it's an entire course on psychiatric nursing or integrating these principles into an existing course, this is the text that's concise, engaging, and informative. It offers an evidence-based, holistic approach to mental health nursing-in a streamlined format that explores nursing diagnoses for both physiological and psychological disorders. It's the psychiatric nursing text that students actually read, understand, and use. Completely revised and updated throughout, the 5th Edition reflects all of the new knowledge in the field and the practice of mental health nursing today, including the new, core competences outlined in the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) initiative.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
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  • DEDICATION
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  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • TO THE INSTRUCTOR

UNIT ONE INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHIATRIC/MENTAL HEALTH CONCEPTS

    Mental Health and Mental Illness

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MENTAL HEALTH
    • MENTAL ILLNESS
    • PHYSICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL RESPONSES TO STRESS
    • THE DSM-IV-TR MULTIAXIAL EVALUATION SYSTEM
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Concepts of Personality Development

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORECONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY
    • INTERPERSONAL THEORY
    • THEORY OF PSYCHOSOCIAL DEVELOPMENT
    • THEORY OF OBJECT RELATIONS
    • A NURSING MODEL—HILDEGARD E. PEPLAU
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Biological Implications

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • NEUROPHYSIOLOGICAL INFLUENCES
    • IMPLICATIONS FOR PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESS
    • DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES USED TO DETECT ALTERED BRAIN FUNCTION
    • PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
    • IMPLICATIONS FOR NURSING
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Ethical and Legal Issues

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS
    • LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Cultural and Spiritual Concepts Relevant to Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • CULTURAL CONCEPTS
    • HOW DO CULTURES DIFFER?
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • SPIRITUAL CONCEPTS
    • ASSESSMENT OF SPIRITUAL AND RELIGIOUS NEEDS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

UNIT TWO PSYCHIATRIC/MENTAL HEALTH NURSING INTERVENTIONS

    Relationship Development and Therapeutic Communication

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • THE THERAPEUTIC NURSE-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP
    • CONDITIONS ESSENTIAL TO DEVELOPMENT OF A THERAPEUTIC RELATIONSHIP
    • PHASES OF A THERAPEUTIC NURSE-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP
    • BOUNDARIES IN THE NURSE-CLIENT RELATIONSHIP
    • INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    The Nursing Process in Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • THE NURSING PROCESS
    • WHY NURSING DIAGNOSIS?
    • NURSING CASE MANAGEMENT
    • APPLYING THE NURSING PROCESS IN THE PSYCHIATRIC SETTING
    • CONCEPT MAPPING
    • DOCUMENTATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Milieu Therapy—The Therapeutic Community

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MILIEU, DEFINED
    • CURRENT STATUS OF THE THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY
    • BASIC ASSUMPTIONS
    • CONDITIONS THAT PROMOTE A THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY
    • THE PROGRAM OF THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY
    • THE ROLE OF THE NURSE
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Intervention in Groups

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • FUNCTIONS OF A GROUP
    • TYPES OF GROUPS
    • PHYSICAL CONDITIONS THAT INFLUENCE GROUP DYNAMICS
    • CURATIVE FACTORS
    • PHASES OF GROUP DEVELOPMENT
    • LEADERSHIP STYLES
    • MEMBER ROLES
    • PSYCHODRAMA
    • THE FAMILY AS A GROUP
    • THE ROLE OF THE NURSE IN GROUP INTERVENTIONS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Intervening in Crises

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • CHARACTERISTICS OF A CRISIS
    • PHASES IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF A CRISIS
    • TYPES OF CRISES
    • CRISIS INTERVENTION
    • PHASES OF CRISIS INTERVENTION: THE ROLE OF THE NURSE
    • CRISIS ON THE INPATIENT UNIT: ANGER/AGGRESSION MANAGEMENT
    • DISASTER NURSING
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS TO DISASTER NURSING
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Complementary and Psychosocial Therapies

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES
    • COMMONALITIES AND CONTRASTS
    • TYPES OF COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES
    • PSYCHOSOCIAL THERAPIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

UNIT THREE CARE OF CLIENTS WITH PSYCHIATRIC DISORDERS

    Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • DELIRIUM
    • DEMENTIA
    • AMNESTIC DISORDERS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • MEDICAL TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Substance-Related Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • SUBSTANCE-USE DISORDERS
    • SUBSTANCE-INDUCED DISORDERS
    • CLASSES OF PSYCHOACTIVE SUBSTANCES
    • ETIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
    • THE DYNAMICS OF SUBSTANCE- RELATED DISORDERS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES FOR SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • NATURE OF THE DISORDER
    • ETIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
    • TYPES OF SCHIZOPHRENIA AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA AND OTHER PSYCHOTIC DISORDERS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Mood Disorders—Depression

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
    • EPIDEMIOLOGY
    • TYPES OF DEPRESSIVE DISORDERS
    • ETIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
    • DEVELOPMENTAL IMPLICATIONS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES FOR DEPRESSION
    • THE SUICIDAL CLIENT
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS WITH THE SUICIDAL CLIENT
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Mood Disorders—Bipolar Disorder

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
    • EPIDEMIOLOGY
    • TYPES OF BIPOLAR DISORDERS
    • ETIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
    • DEVELOPMENTAL IMPLICATIONS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS TO BIPOLAR DISORDER (MANIA)
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES FOR BIPOLAR DISORDER (MANIA)
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Anxiety Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HISTORICAL ASPECTS
    • EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STATISTICS
    • HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH?
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HISTORICAL ASPECTS
    • EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STATISTICS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCE

    Issues Related to Human Sexuality

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • DEVELOPMENT OF HUMAN SEXUALITY
    • SEXUAL DISORDERS
    • VARIATIONS IN SEXUAL ORIENTATION
    • SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Eating Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • EPIDEMIOLOGICAL FACTORS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Personality Disorders

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPT
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HISTORICAL ASPECTS
    • TYPES OF PERSONALITY DISORDERS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

UNIT FOUR PSYCHIATRIC MENTAL HEALTH NURSING OF SPECIAL POPULATIONS

    Children and Adolescents

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • MENTAL RETARDATION
    • AUTISTIC DISORDER
    • ATTENTION DEFICIT-HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER
    • CONDUCT DISORDER
    • OPPOSITIONAL DEFIANT DISORDER
    • TOURETTE’S DISORDER
    • SEPARATION ANXIETY DISORDER
    • GENERAL THERAPEUTIC APPROACHES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES

    Victims of Abuse or Neglect

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • ETIOLOGICAL IMPLICATIONS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • TREATMENT MODALITIES
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    The Aging Individual

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • HOW OLD IS OLD ?
    • EPIDEMIOLOGICAL STATISTICS
    • THEORIES OF AGING
    • THE NORMAL AGING PROCESS
    • SPECIAL CONCERNS OF THE ELDERLY POPULATION
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    Community Mental Health Nursing

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • THE CHANGING FOCUS OF CARE
    • THE PUBLIC HEALTH MODEL
    • THE COMMUNITY AS CLIENT
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

    The Bereaved Individual

    • CHAPTER OUTLINE
    • KEY TERMS
    • CORE CONCEPTS
    • OBJECTIVES
    • HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
    • INTRODUCTION
    • THEORETICAL PERSPECTIVES ON LOSS AND BEREAVEMENT
    • LENGTH OF THE GRIEF PROCESS
    • ANTICIPATORY GRIEF
    • MALADAPTIVE RESPONSES TO LOSS
    • APPLICATION OF THE NURSING PROCESS
    • ADDITIONAL ASSISTANCE
    • SUMMARY AND KEY POINTS
    • REVIEW QUESTIONS
    • REFERENCES
    • CLASSICAL REFERENCES

APPENDIX A DSM-IV-TR Classification: Axes I and II Categories and Codes*

APPENDIX B NANDA Nursing Diagnoses: Taxonomy II

APPENDIX C Assigning Nursing Diagnoses to Client Behaviors

APPENDIX D Mental Status Assessment

APPENDIX E Glossary

APPENDIX F Answers to Review Questions