Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Success

Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis
Editor: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803666934
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2 Books in 1. . . Q&A Course Review and NCLEX prep. Guarantee your mastery of psychiatric mental health nursing knowledge while honing your critical-thinking and test-taking skills. Over 900 multiple-choice and alternate format questions, organized by specific disorders, make a difficult subject more manageable. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers as well as test-taking tips help you to critically analyze the question types.

Psychiatric Mental Health

Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis
Editor: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 080365782X
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oo much information? Too little time? Here’s everything you need to succeed in your psychiatric mental health nursing course and prepare for course exams and the NCLEX®. Succinct reviews of content in outline format focus on must-know information, while case studies and NCLEX-style questions develop your ability to apply your knowledge in simulated clinical situations. A 100-question final exam at the end of the book.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing E Book

Author: Katherine M. Fortinash
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323293271
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Focusing on what psychiatric nurses actually do in everyday practice, Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, 5th Edition, uses a balanced nursing-medical approach to cover all of the most common disorders and treatments. The text's full-color illustrations and straightforward style help you make sense of challenging material. And its strong emphasis on the nursing process, updated DSM-IV-TR diagnostic criteria, interdisciplinary interventions, and the latest mental health practices boost your confidence in managing clients and prepare you for success on the NCLEX ̈ examination. UNIQUE! Balanced nursing-medical approach offers strong baseline coverage of the nursing process and interdisciplinary interventions and focuses on what psychiatric nurses actually do. Complete coverage of the nursing process features the six-step problem-solving method and how to put it into practice. DSM-IV-TR Criteria boxes list categories of mental disorders and the criteria for diagnosing them. Nursing care plans provide care guidelines for each plan and include a brief case study, followed by assessment, diagnosis, goal setting, interventions with rationales, and evaluation. UNIQUE! Clinical Alert boxes address issues critical to the safety or well-being of the client. Case studies depict effective nursing care strategies and promote critical thinking. Research for Evidence-Based Practice boxes discuss the implications of current research studies. Client and Family Teaching Guidelines boxes focus on the issues confronting families when a member suffers from mental illness. UNIQUE! Medication Key Facts boxes highlight the most common psychopharmacologic interventions along with safe and effective use. Nursing Assessment Questions boxes include questions that should be asked in the assessment of a particular disorder. Clinical Symptoms boxes help you apply content to the real world. Additional Treatment Modalities boxes summarize other modalities and interventions used in conjunction with nursing interventions in the treatment of a particular disorder. Chapter summaries conclude each chapter with the most significant ideas to remember. Review questions with answers in the appendix offer immediate reinforcement of chapter content and help you prepare for the NCLEX Examination. Glossary provides concise definitions of key terms. Objectives and key terms emphasize the most important concepts from each chapter.

Basic Concepts Of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Author: Louise Rebraca Shives
Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781797078
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This seventh edition includes new chapters and maintains popular features from previous editions such as self awareness prompts while adding research boxes and student worksheets at the end of each chapter.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Author: Cathy Melfi Curtis
Editor: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 9780803633162
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Content review Case studies NCLEX®-style questions Too much information? Too little time? Here's everything you need to succeed in your psychiatric mental health nursing course and prepare for course exams and the NCLEX®. Succinct reviews of content in outline format focus on must-know information, while case studies and NCLEX-style questions develop your ability to apply your knowledge in simulated clinical situations. A 100-question final exam at the end of the book as well as two, 75-item comprehensive examinations online at DavisPlus.com provide the practice you need. You'll also find proven techniques to help you study more effectively, learn how to approach different types of questions, and improve your critical-thinking skills. See what students are saying... "Gets straight to the juicy facts from page one in a systematic, easy-to-follow fashion using language that is easy to understand." - Amazon Reviewer "A great resource - much easier to read than our textbook!" - Margy Swenson, Student at Utah State University Eastern "Excellent Well written and well organized, this books provides a comprehensive review of issues and elements of psychiatric nursing. The questions are pertinent and the answers are detailed without being excessive. While it is ideal as a prep for test, it is also an excellent review or study aid for nursing students. A superb book well worth the investment." - Amazon Reviewer "Necessary Resource. Don't question -- just get it. I cannot stress this enough: if you are studying to have a speciality in Psychiatric Mental Health you need this book. There are practice tests (with answers in the back with details explanations of those answers). There are chapters on content. There are online resources you get free with this book. Each book has a code in order for you to access these resources. This is a book full of valuable information. It is a necessity. It is an investment that will bless you big time and will equip you to pass the necessary tests and become the Mental Health NP you want to be." - Amazon Reviewer "A must buy for exam takers This is a MUST for all psychiatric nurses and exam takers. Everything you need to know to pass is in this book, easily explained. Five stars." - Amazon Reviewer

Psych Mental Health Nrsing Us Ed

Author: Shelia Videbeck
Editor: LWW
ISBN: 9781975116378
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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, 8th Edition Sheila L. Videbeck, PhD, RN A Practical Focus on the Skills and Concepts Essential to Your Success With an accessible, clear and student-friendly approach, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing clarifies challenging concepts and helps you build a foundation for working successfully with clients experiencing mental health challenges regardless of care setting. The text explores the full spectrum of psychiatric nursing, helping you master specific nursing interventions, hone your therapeutic communication skills and learn to apply content effectively within the framework of the nursing process. New! Unfolding Patient Stories written by the National League for Nursing put the nursing process in a realistic context to prepare you for successful client interactions and interventions. Clinical Vignettes familiarize you with the features of major disorders you are likely to encounter in practice. Therapeutic Dialogues help you perfect your communication skills with specific examples of nurse-client interactions. Best Practice boxes provide the latest evidence-based findings in psychiatric nursing. Self-Awareness features foster your personal and professional development through self-reflection. Concept Mastery Alerts clarify important concepts essential to your classroom and clinical success. Watch and Learn icons point you to corresponding true-to-life Lippincott® Theory to Practice Video Series videos for a richer understanding of important mental health disorders. Built-In Study Guide reinforces your understanding with multiple-choice questions, multiple-response questions and clinical examples at the end of each chapter. Nursing Care Plans demonstrate effective approaches for addressing specific client disorders. Drug Alerts highlight essential concerns related to psychotropic drugs. Warning boxes alert you to FDA considerations for specific medications. Cultural Considerations help you ensure culturally sensitive care for a wide range of client populations. Elder Considerations sections prepare you to care for the growing population of older adults. Client/Family Education boxes boost your teaching capabilities. Nursing Interventions etail key treatment strategies for specific disorders. DSM-5 Diagnostic Criteria boxes summarize the medical diagnostic features of specific disorders.

Mental Health Nursing Care

Author: Linda Eby
Editor: Prentice Hall
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For Fundamentals of Nursing, Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, Psychosocial Nursing and Nursing Specialty LPN/LVN courses. Part of the LPN/LVN specific series, this practical guide to applying the nursing process to the care of clients with psychiatric disorders and general clients with psychosocial issues teaches psychiatric-mental health nursing as it is really practiced by practical vocational nurses. Students are encouraged to develop empathy for clients and critical thinking skills to meet the challenges of client care. Case studies, client examples and statements from clients in their own words help students understand psychiatric and psychosocial nursing practice. The book is written with the knowledge that not all LPN/LVN nursing students have the opportunity to have psychiatric nursing clinical experiences. All nurses will work with clients who have mental disorders or psychosocial needs.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Author: Mertie L. Potter
Editor: Pearson
ISBN: 9780134879628
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For courses in mental health nursing. The market's most evidence-based survey of whole-patient psychiatric nursing Uniquely modeled for the general RN student, Psychiatric¿-Mental Health Nursing: From Suffering to Hope helps learners understand mental illness and promote hope and healing in patients across this continuum and throughout the lifespan. It also prepares learners to provide effective, compassionate care and treatment for patients with mental illness in an acute care setting. With the most evidence-based information on the market, the 2nd edition features a new chapter on sociological influences on mental health and new unfolding case studies in a number of chapters. Also available as an eText within MyLab Nursing MyLab(tm) is the teaching and learning platform that empowers you to reach every student. By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Nursing helps students master key concepts, prepare for success on the NCLEX-RN® exam, and develop clinical reasoning skills. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Nursing does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Nursing, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.

Mental Health

Author: Linda Eby
Editor: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780136136927
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Completely updated in a new 2nd edition, this book remains a practical guide to applying the nursing process to the care of clients with psychiatric disorders and general clients with psychosocial issues teaches psychiatric-mental health nursing as it is really practiced. Nursing Care is presented in the five-step nursing process format and emphasizes the scope of practice for the LPN/LVN. Rationales after each nursing intervention explain why the action is important and support evidence-based nursing process. Readers are encouraged to develop empathy for clients and critical thinking skills to meet the challenges of client care. Case studies, client examples, and statements from clients in their own words help readers understand psychiatric and psychosocial nursing practice. Additional NCLEX-PN exam preperation is included in this new edition including test taking tips, NLCEX-PN style questions, and critical thinking care maps for complete success in your career as an LPN or LVN!

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Practice Questions

Author: Mometrix Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
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ISBN: 9781516707515
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Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Practice Questions are the simplest way to prepare for the Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner test. Practice is an essential part of preparing for a test and improving a test taker's chance of success. The best way to practice taking a test is by going through lots of practice test questions. If someone has never taken a practice test, then they are unprepared for the types of questions and answer choices that they will encounter on the official test. There is a tremendous advantage to someone taking the test that is already familiar with the questions and answer choices. Another advantage of taking practice tests is that you can assess your performance and see if you need to study and practice more, or if you're already prepared enough to achieve success on your test day. If you do well on the practice test, then you know you're prepared. If you struggle on the practice test, then you know you may still have more work to do to get prepared. Taking lots of practice tests helps ensure that you are not surprised or disappointed on your test day. Our Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Practice Questions give you the opportunity to test your knowledge on a set of questions. You can know everything that is going to be covered on the test and it will not do you any good on test day if you have not had a chance to practice. Repetition is a key to success and using practice test questions allows you to reinforce your strengths and improve your weaknesses. Detailed answer explanations are also included for each question. It may sound obvious, but you have to know which questions you missed (and more importantly why you missed them) t

Psychiatric Nursing

Author: Mary C Townsend
Editor: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803643950
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Here’s the most complete and easy-to-use resource on how to develop practical, individualized plans of care for psychiatric and mental health patients. It’s really two books in one! The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe prescription and administration of psychotropic medications. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings…from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic…to home health and private practice. Completely revised and updated throughout, the 9th Edition reflects all of the new knowledge and new medications in the field, including the DSM-5, all of today’s new psychotropic medications, and the 2012-2014 content in the NANDA Nursing Diagnoses: Taxonomy II.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Certification Review

Author: Denise Vanacore
Editor: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780826133540
File Size: 55,59 MB
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This one-of-a-kind review manual, designed for the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner ANCC certification exam, distills a vast amount of information to present only the core knowledge needed for exam success. Replete with proven test-taking strategies, red flags and clinical pearls that highlight crucial information, the resource is presented in easily digestible sections to facilitate learning. It mirrors the ANCC test plan and offers helpful guidelines on question dissection and analysis. Additionally, it is the only resource of its kind to reflect changes and additions to DSM 5 categories. Over 500 practice questions with answers and rationales help students to assess their strengths and weaknesses. The manual synthesizes and condenses information from a variety of relevant nursing courses to extract the most pertinent information needed for exam success. It discusses the foundations of advanced practice nursing, including the role of the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, health assessment, and theoretical basis of care. The resource addresses psychiatric disorders as organized in the DSM 5, along with review sections, red flag warnings, clinical pearls, and exam tips. Also covered is comprehensive treatment including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment plans. Additionally, the manual presents pertinent lifespan considerations. Key Features: Presents information in easily digestible, quick review "bites" that reflect the ANCC test plan Provides important guidelines on question dissection and analysis Reflects changes and additions to DSM 5 categories Synthesizes information from many sources into succinct core knowledge Includes 500 practice questions with answers and rationales

Lippincott Coursepoint Enhanced For Videbeck S Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Author: Sheila L. Videbeck
Editor: Coursepoint
ISBN: 9781975133696
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CoursePoint+ The same trusted solution, innovation and unmatched support that you have come to expect from CoursePoint+ is now enhanced with more engaging learning tools and deeper analytics to help prepare students for practice. This powerfully integrated, digital learning solution combines learning tools, case studies, virtual simulation, real-time data and the most trusted nursing education content on the market to make curriculum-wide learning more efficient and to meet students where they're at in their learning. And now, it's easier than ever for instructors and students to use, giving them everything they need for course and curriculum success! Coursepoint+ includes: Engaging course content provides a variety of learning tools to engage students of all learning styles. A more personalized learning approach, including adaptive learning powered by PrepU, gives students the content and tools they need at the moment they need it, giving them data for more focused remediation and helping to boost their confidence. Varying levels of case studies, virtual simulation, and access to Lippincott Advisor help students learn the critical thinking and clinical judgement skills to help them become practice-ready nurses. Unparalleled reporting provides in-depth dashboards with several data points to track student progress and help identify strengths and weaknesses. Unmatched support includes training coaches, product trainers, and nursing education consultants to help educators and students implement CoursePoint with ease.

Family Psychiatric And Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Exam Secrets Test Prep Team Np
Editor: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 9781610723039
File Size: 43,85 MB
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***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Family Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Secrets helps you ace the Nurse Practitioner Exam without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Family Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Family Psychiatric & Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to NP Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; A comprehensive Content review including: Mood Disorders, Psychotic Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Sleep Disorders, Tardive Dyskinesia, Chronic Pain, Mental Illness, Depression, Malnutrition, Physical Abuse, Suicide Risk Assessment, Domestic Violence, Family Violence Prevention Fund, Elder Abuse, Bereavement, Substance Abuse, Peck's Theory of Adult Development, Erikson's Theory of Psychological Development, Resiliency Theory, Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs, Jung's Theory of Individualism, Confusion Assessment Method, Geriatric Depression Scale, Trail Making Test, Digit Repetition Test, Drug Screening, Beck Depression Inventory, Meningococcal Vaccine, and much more...

Nursing Diagnoses In Psychiatric Nursing

Author: Mary C Townsend
Editor: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803625367
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It’s really 2 books in 1! The first half provides the diagnostic information needed to create a care plan; the second half covers the safe administration of psychotropic medications. And, the concepts can be applied to a variety of healthcare settings…from in-patient hospitalization through the outpatient clinic…to home health and private practice.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing

Author: Patricia G. O'Brien
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 0763744344
File Size: 48,38 MB
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Psychiatric Nursing provides a focused, thorough introduction to psychiatric-mental health nursing, including nursing assessment and intervention of the most common mental disorders as classified in the DSM-IV. This text guides nurses in managing special populations, clarifying neurobiologic theories, and conducting psychiatric nursing evaluations. Additionally, Psychiatric Nursing presents the latest on psychotropic drugs, addresses legal and ethical concerns within psychiatric nursing, and discusses complementary and alternative therapies. Perfect for undergraduate courses, the text features: Learning Objectives Key Terms Critical Thinking Questions Case Studies Clinical Examples Care Plans Diagnostic Criteria Patient and Family Education Internet Resources Implications for Evidence-Based Practice Client Teaching Guides

Public Health Reports

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Nursing Concept Care Maps For Safe Patient Care

Author: Ruth Wittman-Price
Editor: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 0803638965
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Nursing Concept Care Maps for Providing Safe Patient Care presents 200 sample care maps covering the diseases and disorders you’ll encounter most often in clinical practice. They'll also help you develop the critical-thinking skills you need to plan safe and effective nursing care.