Tee, Stephen.

Handbook of Mental Health Nursing. - Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012. - 1 online resource (245 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover; Book title; Contents; Contributors; Acknowledgements; PART 1 The Philosophy and Practice of Mental Health Care; Chapter One: Introduction; Chapter Two: The therapeutic use of self; Chapter Three: Values-based practice; Chapter Four: Working in groups; Chapter Five: Recovery: a journey of discovery; PART 2 The Policy and Organizational Context of Mental Health Care; Chapter Six: Appraising and using evidence in mental health practice; Chapter Seven: Developing nursing decision-making skills; Chapter Eight: Leading and managing mental health care Chapter Nine: Promoting health and social inclusionChapter Ten: The what then, what now and what next of mental health nursing; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W

A concise and user-friendly guide, Handbook of Mental Health Nursing helps nursing students learn the essential skills required for practice. This practical handbook is informed by an interdisciplinary understanding of mental health problems and the recovery from mental health difficulties. Features:Highlights case studies and draws on narratives of patient experience to help caregivers make educated decisions in partnership with service users Focuses on assessment, classification, models of therapeutic practice, specific mental health problems and needs, and the organization of care Use a val

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Psychiatric nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.


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