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Mosby's Pocketbook of Mental Health, 2nd Edition

Eimear Muir-Cochrane, Patricia Barkway and Debra Nizette


ISBN / EAN: 9780729541909
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Perfect For: Nursing Students Health Care Professionals Social Service Professionals

Mosby's Pocketbook of Mental Health 2nd Edition, written by leading professional nurses and academics, Professor Eimear Muir-Cochrane, Patricia Barkway and Debra Nizette, is a convenient reference guide for nursing students and health professionals required to respond to individuals in crisis. This user-friendly pocket guide from Muir-Cochrane, Barkway and Nizette delivers practical strategies and skills for nursing students and professionals, general practitioners, paramedics, police and allied health workers to implement. With a focus on social inclusion, recovery, culture and the promotion of consumer rights, this mental health textbook plays a pivotal guide for holistic modern health care practices. Benefit from the updated content of Mosby's Pocketbook of Mental Health 2nd Edition, which features a new opening chapter, the latest research and evidence (including the recently released National Practice Standards), tips for a successful clinical placement and guidance on psychiatric medications. Muir-Cochrane, Barkway and Nizette have delivered an exemplary mental health textbook that provides students and professional nurses with helpful "dos and don'ts" and "what to do" in commonly encountered medical circumstances.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Mental Health: Every Health Professionals' Business Chapter 2: Working in a recovery framework Chapter 3: Essentials for mental health practice Chapter 4: Mental Health Assessment Chapter 5: Culture and mental health Chapter 6:An overview of mental illness Chapter 7: Psychiatric and associated emergencies Chapter 8: Managing medications Chapter 9: Contemporary talking therapies Chapter 10:Co-occuring medical problems Chapter 11: Loss and grief Chapter 12: Law and ethics Chapter 13: Settings for mental healthcare Appendix 1: Surviving clinical placement! Appendix 2: Who does what in mental health? Appendix 3: Working with people with challenging behaviours Appendix 4: Prescription abbreviations Appendix 5: Top tips for people taking psychiatric medication Further reading and resources Glossary

Product Details

Publisher
Elsevier Australia
Year
2014
Edition
2nd
ISBN-10
0729541908
ISBN-13
9780729541909
Format
Paperback
Country of Publication
Australia
Author
Eimear Muir-Cochrane, Patricia Barkway, Debra Nizette
Publication Date
2014-05-30
Pages
218
Illustrations
illustrations
Media
Book
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