A Guide to Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing

by R Sreevani

Contains authentic information and the text has been devised to meet the curriculum requirements of graduate nursing students. All major psychiatric disorders, modern therapeutic modalities, legal role of the nurse, role of the nurse in community mental health, prevention of mental disorders and rehabilitation, nursing management of common psychiatric emergencies have been dealt with extensively and efficiently. Includes additional chapters on Mental Health and Mental Illness; Personality Development and Theories; Nursing Process in Psychiatric Nursing; Psychosocial Issues among Special Population. Significant changes have been made in almost all the chapters, especially in chapters on Principles and Practice of Psychiatric Nursing; Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship; Psychoactive Substance Abuse; Crisis Intervention and Community Mental Health Nursing.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sreevani R Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing, Tamaka, Kolar, Karnataka, India
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing, Tamaka, Kolar, Karnataka
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing Tamaka, Kolar Karnataka, India
Sri Devaraj Urs College of Nursing, Kolar, Karnataka, India
Dharwad Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences (DIMHANS), Belgaum Road, Dharwad, Karnataka, India
ISBN 9788184480832
Speciality Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10010
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2007
Pages 283
Book Type Textbook


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