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Psychiatric Nursing Pocket Guide

Author(s): Deborah Antai-Otong, MS, APRN, BC, FAAN, Veterans Integrated Systems Network
  • ISBN-13: 9780763754136
  • Paperback    108 pages      © 2009
Price: $69.95 US List
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Perfect for both student and professional nurses who work directly with patients, Psychiatric Nursing Pocket Guide focuses specifically on aspects of psychiatric and mental health nursing.

Topics Include:
• Disorders,
• Assessment,
• Interventions,
• Medications,
• Patient and family communication and education, and
• DSM-IV classifications.

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2; Normal Neuroanatomy and Physiology

Chapter 3: Assessment

Chapter 4: Specific Psychiatric Disorders

Chapter 5: Pharmacologic and Psychotherapeutic Interventions

Chapter 6: Legal and Ethical Considerations

Chapter 7: Psychiatric Emergencies

Chapter 8: Psychotherapeutic Approaches

Deborah Antai-Otong, MS, APRN, BC, FAAN-Veterans Integrated Systems Network

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