Fundamentals of Psychology for Graduate Nurses

by P Prakash

The main concern of this chapter discusses on the “Fundamentals of Psychology for Graduate Nurses”. The “Fundamentals of Psychology for Graduate Nurses” was compiled based on Revised Indian Nursing Council (INC) syllabus. This book was prepared with the selection of the key points in each unit which will ensure the student to secure best marks in university examinations. Glossary will help the student to be aware of important terms in Psychology. Question bank highlights the various university examination question papers and guides the student to learn frequently asked questions (FAQs). Illustrations, tables, diagrams presented in all the chapters will help students for best presentations. The information given in the book is elaborative yet it is concise and to the point. This book is divided into 24 chapters. The first chapter deals with the introduction of psychology. The second chapter covers the biology of behavior. Chapter third discusses the cognitive processes of psychology. Chapter fourth covers the motivation and emotional processes. Chapter fifth and sixth provides the personality and developmental psychology. The seventh chapter covers the mental hygiene and mental health. The eighth and last chapter focus on the psychological assessment and tests, and individual differences.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Prakash P College of Nursing, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India
Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Puducherry, India
ISBN 9789352501571
Speciality Fundamentals of Nursing, Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12909
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 330
Book Type Textbook


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