EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes Marketplace items.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - With Cd

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - With Cd - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-0803627673

Cover of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - With Cd 7TH 12 (ISBN 978-0803627673)
ISBN13: 978-0803627673
ISBN10: 080362767X
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 12
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
Published: 2012
International: No

List price: $86.95

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - With Cd - 7TH 12 edition

ISBN13: 978-0803627673

Mary C. Townsend

ISBN13: 978-0803627673
ISBN10: 080362767X
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 12
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.

Published: 2012
International: No

Rely on the distinctive voice and dedicated vision of Mary C. Townsend to provide the most clearly written, comprehensive text for psychiatric mental health nursing. Follow an evidence-based, holistic approach to nursing practice that focuses on both biological and behavioral components.Thoroughly revised and updated, the 7th Edition adds a new emphasis on therapeutic communication and offers up-to-date coverage of Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) initiatives.Plus, a BONUS CD-ROM provides additional practice with an electronic workbook and NCLEX-style questions, including alternate-item format questions.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Ch. 1 The concept of stress adaptation 3
Ch. 2 Mental health/mental illness : historical and theoretical concepts 13
Ch. 3 Theoretical models of personality development 33
Ch. 4 Concepts of psychobiology 50
Ch. 5 Ethical and legal issues in psychiatric/mental health nursing 75
Ch. 6 Cultural concepts relevant to psychiatric/mental health nursing 89
Ch. 7 Relationship development 107
Ch. 8 Therapeutic communication 118
Ch. 9 The nursing process in psychiatric/mental health nursing 131
Ch. 10 Therapeutic groups 151
Ch. 11 Intervention with families 162
Ch. 12 Milieu therapy - the therapeutic community 184
Ch. 13 Crisis intervention 193
Ch. 14 Relaxation therapy 207
Ch. 15 Assertiveness training 217
Ch. 16 Promoting self-esteem 228
Ch. 17 Anger/aggression management 240
Ch. 18 The suicidal client 250
Ch. 19 Behavior therapy 265
Ch. 20 Cognitive therapy 274
Ch. 21 Psychopharmacology 285
Ch. 22 Electroconvulsive therapy 314
Ch. 23 Complementary therapies 322
Ch. 24 Client education 337
Ch. 25 Disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood, or adolescence 355
Ch. 26 Delirium, dementia, and amnestic disorders 387
Ch. 27 Substance-related disorders 410
Ch. 28 Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders 453
Ch. 29 Mood disorders 483
Ch. 30 Anxiety disorders 523
Ch. 31 Somatoform and sleep disorders 560
Ch. 32 Dissociative disorders 596
Ch. 33 Sexual and gender identity disorders 623
Ch. 34 Eating disorders 653
Ch. 35 Adjustment and impulse control disorders 673
Ch. 36 Psychological factors affecting medical conditions 693
Ch. 37 Personality disorders 715
Ch. 38 The aging individual 747
Ch. 39 The individual with HIV disease 774
Ch. 40 Problems related to abuse or neglect 798
Ch. 41 Men's and women's health issues 817
Ch. 42 Community mental health nursing 835
Ch. 43 Psychiatric home nursing care 862
Ch. 44 Forensic nursing 876
Ch. 45 The bereaved individual 893
App. A Answers to chapter review questions 911
App. B Mental status assessment 916
App. C DSM-IV-TR classification : axes I and II categories and codes 918
App. D NANDA nursing diagnoses : taxonomy II 926
App. E Assigning nursing diagnoses to client behaviors 930

Digital Rights

eBook Requirements
VitalSource Bookshelf Reader
Minimum System Requirements:
  • Windows 7/8, or Mac OS X 10.6 or above
Software Requirements:

eTextbooks and eChapters can be viewed by using the free reader listed below.

Be sure to check the format of the eTextbook/eChapter you purchase to know which reader you will need. After purchasing your eTextbook or eChapter, you will be emailed instructions on where and how to download your free reader.

Download Requirements:

Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed Internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.

Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet during the download process.

User Help:

Click Here to access the VitalSource Bookshelf FAQ

Digital Rights
VitalSource Bookshelf
Copying: Allowed, 10 selections may be copied every 365 days
Printing: Allowed, 10 prints for 365 days
Expires: Yes, may be used for 365 days after activation
Reading Aloud: Allowed
Sharing: Not Allowed
Min. Software Version: VitalSource Bookshelf
Suitable Devices: PCs, Tablet PCs, Macs, Laptops

Digital Rights Management (DRM) Key

Copying - Books that cannot be copied will show "Not Allowed." Otherwise, this will detail the number of times it can be copied, or "Allowed with no limits."

Printing - Books that cannot be printed will show "Not Allowed." Otherwise, this will detail the number of times it can be printed, or "Allowed with no limits."

Expires - Books that have no expiration (the date upon which you will no longer be able to access your eBook) will read "No Expiration." Otherwise it will state the number of days from activation (the first time you actually read it).

Reading Aloud - Books enabled with the "text-to-speech" feature so that they can be read aloud will show "Allowed."

Sharing - Books that cannot be shared with other computers will show "Not Allowed."

Min. Software Version - This is the minimum software version needed to read this book.

Suitable Devices - Hardware known to be compatable with this book. Note: Reader software still needs to be installed.