Basic Psychology for Nurses

by Rajesh Kumar

This book focuses on Basic Psychology for Nurses. Psychology is the scientific study of human behavior which is a complex phenomenon and all are interested to know about common mental process. The study of psychology provides invaluable understanding and develops positive perception about self and other human being. This book consists of 16 chapters, which include introduction to psychology, biology of human behavior, sensation, attention and perception, learning and its theories, memory and forgetting, thinking, intelligence and aptitude, motivation and emotion, stress, conflict and frustration, attitude, personality, developmental psychology, mental health and mental hygiene, adjustment psychology, guidance and counseling, and psychological assessment and tests. This book contains multiple choice questions, short and long answer and essay questions at the end of each chapter. Readymade availability of multiple choice questions, short and long essay questions will help the students in quick review and preparation for final examination. This book will help fast as well slow learners to understand certain intricate concepts of psychology.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Kumar Rajesh PGIMER, Chandigarh
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
School of Public Health, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Bombay Hospital and Medical Research Center, Hinduja Health Care Mumbai, Global Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,
Dayanand Medical College, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
SGRD College of Nursing, SGRD Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Amritsar, Punjab, India
Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Rani Children Hospital, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
Patna Medical College and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, India
ISBN 9789352702169
Speciality Psychiatric (Mental Health) Nursing
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/14190
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Book Type Textbook


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