This text is the ideal companion to any psychiatric mental health nursing textbook. It provides full length case scenarios for clients who need both psychiatric mental health care and medical care. The scenarios include critical thinking, psychosocial interventions, and complementary alternative treatments as well as traditional treatment modalities such as medications, psychotherapy, and laboratory/diagnostic testing. Appropriate for ADN and BSN-level nursing students, the text includes key terms, overviews of each psychiatric disorder, use of the DSM-IV-TR diagnosis system, and a glossary of terms. Each case scenario is followed by pointed questions for the clinician or student to answer. Accompanied by a companion CD-Rom of blank plans and care plans

Part One: Case Scenarios Chapter 1: Psychiatric Concept Diagrams Chapter 2: Mood Disorders Chapter 3: Psychotic Disorders: Schizophrenia and Hypertension Chapter 4: Personality Disorders: Borderline Personality Disorder and Methamphetamine Abuse Chapter 5: Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa Chapter 6: Substance Abuse/Dependence: Alcohol Dependence and Opiate Abuse Chapter 7: Anxiety Disorders: PTSD and Type II DM Chapter 8: Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders: Gender Identity Disorder Chapter 9: Cognitive Disorders: Alzheimer's Dementia, CAD, and Atrial Fibrillation Chapter 10: Psychiatric Emergencies Part Two: Answer Keys Including Care Plans Chapter 2: Mood Disorders Chapter 3: Psychotic Disorders: Schizophrenia and Hypertension Chapter 9: Cognitive Disorders: Alzheimer's Dementia, CAD, and Atrial Fibrillation Chapter 4: Personality Disorders: Borderline Personality Disorder and Methamphetamine Abuse Chapter 5: Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa Chapter 6: Substance Abuse/Dependence: Alcohol Dependence and Opiate Abuse Chapter 7: Anxiety Disorders: PTSD and Type II DM Chapter 8: Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders: Gender Identity Disorder Chapter 9: Cognitive Disorders: Alzheimer's Dementia, CAD, and Atrial Fibrillation Chapter 10: Psychiatric Emergencies Appendix A Therapeutic Communication Techniques Appendix B Assessment Tools Glossary Index

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SKU 9780763760380
Author Name Kim A. Jakopac, Jakopac,Kim A., A01
Publisher Jones & Bartlett
Imprint Jones & Bartlett

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