Psychiatric Nursing

(6 customer reviews)

Nursing practice in committed to caring and compassion. Nurses are accountable to their client for providing highest
quality care based on latest knowledge and recent changes occurring in the field of health care. The changes occur so
rapidly that what is considered best practice today may not be considered so tomorrow. Updating the knowledge by
acquiring new scientific data has become necessary in the current scenario. The curriculum in nursing provides the
frame work of teaching in the subject of mental health nursing.

Description

Nursing practice in committed to caring and compassion. Nurses are accountable to their client for providing highest
quality care based on latest knowledge and recent changes occurring in the field of health care. The changes occur so
rapidly that what is considered best practice today may not be considered so tomorrow. Updating the knowledge by
acquiring new scientific data has become necessary in the current scenario. The curriculum in nursing provides the
frame work of teaching in the subject of mental health nursing.
This book has been designed as an introductory text book for students of mental health nursing as per the curriculum
provided by Indian Nursing Council.

 

Learning objectives

Explain the classification of mental disorders.



Explain the psychodynamics of maladaptive behavior.



Discuss the etiological factors, psychopathological of mental disorders.



Explain the principles and standards of mental health



nursing.



Describe the conceptual models of mental health nursing.

Chapter Outline

Classification of mental disorders.



Personality.



Theories of development of personality.



Defense mechanism.



Psychopathology of mental illness.



Principles of mental health & mental health nursing.



Standards of mental health nursing.



Conceptual Model in Mental Health Nursing.

Focus points

The classification of mental disorders, also known as psychiatric nosology or taxonomy, is a key aspect of psychiatry and other mental health professions and an important issue for consumers and providers of mental health services.

Additional information

Book Type

Paperback, e-Book

Category
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SKU 32489125

6 reviews for Psychiatric Nursing

  1. 5 out of 5

    John Rain

    One of the best books I have read in the last year. The author has done a great job delivering the story in a thrilling and breathtaking way.

  2. 4 out of 5

    Megan Morgan

    I really loved the writing style of the author. As a big sci-fi fan, I really enjoyed reading the book. Maybe the ending should have been better, but I guess the author has left room for a sequel of the book.

  3. 5 out of 5

    Sonia

    Practical oriented book…Great work

  4. 5 out of 5

    sunita

    best book for undergraduate nursing students

  5. 5 out of 5

    Dr. Komal Guleria

    This book seriously a knowledgeable book. The author explain everything in this book in a very simple way. Undergraduate students easily understood this book. This book is well written and comprehensive.

  6. 5 out of 5

    Amandeep kaur

    Best book

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