Mental Health Concepts, 5th Edition
- Claire Waughfield, MSN, APRN, CS
- ISBN-10: 0766838307 | ISBN-13: 9780766838307
- 448 Pages
- Previous Editions: 1998, 1993, 1987
- © 2002 | Published
- College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $171.75
Mental Health Concepts is a comprehensive text aimed at the beginning allied health student. Material is based on scientific rationale that incorporates cultural aspects and current trends for a more thorough analysis. Also provides information that encourages the development of good personal mental health. · Engaging and straightforward · Updated information reflects recently categorized symptoms · Relevant to occupational therapy, recreational therapy and drug/alcohol rehabilitation programs Mental Health Concepts is designed for beginning allied health students, LPN/LVN, and those in related allied health fields.
Chapter 1: History, Trends, and Standards.
Chapter 2: Stress and Mental Health.
Chapter 3: Understanding Self and Others.
Chapter 4: Relieving Anxiety.
Chapter 5: Psychotherapies.
Chapter 6: Group Process.
Chapter 7: Effective Communication.
Chapter 8: Emotional Aspects.
Chapter 9: Geriatric Mental Health.
Chapter 10: Alcoholism.
Chapter 11: Drug Dependency.
Chapter 12: Maladaptive Behaviors.
Chapter 13: Violence and Disturbed Behaviors.
Chapter 14: Human Sexuality.
Chapter 15: Grieving and Pain.
Chapter 16: Facilitating Mental Health and Reentry into the Community.
Appendix A: American Nurses'' Association Standards of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practice. Appendix B: NANDA Nursing Diagnoses Related to Mental Health (2001-2002). Appendix C: DSM-IV-TR Classification.
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Teaching Suggestions and Answers to Review Questions in the book.