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Nursing: Implement and Monitor Care for a Person with Mental Health Conditions (HLTENN009)
Contemporary psychiatric-mental health nursing by Lorna Moxham et alDeveloped for Australian nursing students, Contemporary Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing is a lived experience, contemporary, evidence-based, culturally competent, authoritative and comprehensive resource. It offers a fully integrated perspective which most importantly includes the voice of people with mental illness
Hillcrest-Oakden: the diary of a psychiatric nurse by Christine OakdenChristine Hillingdon was a Psychiatric Enrolled Nurse for twenty-seven years, employed under the South Australian Mental Health system. During that time, she kept diaries which reveal all aspects of working in that position, such as her period of training and dealing with people who suffered various degrees of mental illness, ranging from frightening to downright bizarre and hilarious
Call Number: 92 HILL
Publication Date: 2018
Mental Health by Nicholas Procter; Helen Hamer; Denise McGarry; Rhonda Wilson; Terry FroggattMental Health: A person-centred approach adopts an all-encompassing approach to engaging with, responding to and supporting people with mental illness and substance abuse. This substantially updated second edition incorporates the latest mental health research, including a new chapter focusing on psychotropic medications, while retaining the strong narrative approach of the first edition. Readers are encouraged to connect theory, practice and the lived experiences of consumers and carers.
Call Number: 616.89 PRO
Publication Date: 2017-09-04
Mental Health in Australia by Graham Meadows; Ellie Fossey; John Farhall; Margaret Grigg; Fiona McDermott; Bruce SinghNow in its third edition, Mental Health in Australia is the go-to reference on mental health for students, academics and practitioners. With a new four part structure, the book thoroughly covers the current context of mental health, clinical practice principles, and the assessment and management of mental health disorders. Taking a cross-disciplinary approach, Mental Health in Australia reflects a wide range of opinions and perspectives in the field of mental health care.
Call Number: 362.2 MEN
Publication Date: 2012-12-14
Mental Health Nursing by Karen-Leigh Edward; Ian Munro; Anthony Welch; Wendy CrossMental Health Nursing: Dimensions of Praxis 3rd Edition prepares student nurses by equipping them with innovative skills and essential knowledge for their mental health careers. It shows how to apply assessment processes to treatment practice, work with clients with a range of disorders, andapply nursing intervention strategies in order to achieve best practice outcomes.
Call Number: 616.890231 MEN:1
Publication Date: 2018
Mental health nursing: applying theory to practice by Gylo Hercelinskyj & Louise AlexanderMental Health Nursing: Applying Theory to Practice covers how you treat and manage people suffering from mental illness. You'll learn how to work practically, and how to carry out a Mental State Examination (MSE) and risk assessment. You'll also go through the Mental Health Act (2014). The text outlines contemporary issues relating to a range of disorders, and links diagnostic criteria with practice and critical thinking. Also covered is the therapeutic use of self when providing care.
Call Number: 616.890231 HER
Publication Date: 2020
Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing by Katie Evans; Debra Nizette; Anthony O'BrienPsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing has established itself as Australia and New Zealand's foremost mental health nursing text and is an essential resource for all undergraduate nursing students. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect current research and changing attitudes about mental health, mental health services and mental health nursing in Australia and New Zealand.
Call Number: 616.890231 EVA
Publication Date: 2016-10-24
Psychology: an introduction for health professionals by Patricia BarkwayPsychology: An Introduction for Health Professionals will appeal to the undergraduate nursing and health science student seeking to understand patient responses and behaviours to various diagnoses, interventions and health outcomes. Written by Patricia Barkway, the text is divided into two sections.
This programme aims to examine the mental health issues relevant to young people. It aims to inform youth of the possible triggers of mental illnesses and the support networks that they can connect with. It educates teenagers on how they can promote good mental health personally, while changing perspectives and reducing the stigma of it.
One in five Australians will experience some form of mental illness in a given year. It is therefore crucial that all nurses working in a general hospital setting are familiar with the different types of mental illnesses in order to provide optimum patient care and coordinate with members of the mental health team.This incisive and accessible programme introduces schizophrenia and mood disorders, including depression and mania/hypomania, providing nurses with diagnostic criteria and a detailed understanding of how a patient may present when suffering from a mental illness.
The program concludes with nursing interventions and traditional treatment protocols, including assessment and medication.
Published in partnership with Community Mental Health Australia and the peak community mental health organisations across Australia, newparadigm show cases contemporary thinking in the mental health field, including innovative practice, research and emerging policy discussions.
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