Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice

Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing: Concepts of Care in Evidence-Based Practice

by Mary C. Townsend DSN PMHCNS-BC

ISBN-10: 0803638760
ISBN-13: 9780803638761
Publisher: F.A. Davis Company
Edition: 6 - 2013

Book Description

New DSM-5 Content!


Whether it’s an entire course on psychiatric nursing or integrating these principles into an existing course, this is the text that’s concise, engaging, and informative. It offers an evidence-based, holistic approach to mental health nursing—in a streamlined format that explores nursing diagnoses for both physiological and psychological disorders. It’s the psychiatric nursing text that students actually read, understand, and use.


Completely revised, the 6th Edition reflects all of the new knowledge in the field and the practice of mental health nursing today, including DSM-5, NANDA-I 2012-2014, and QSEN.