Psychiatric 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.
PART 1 - Preparing for psychiatric and mental health nursing PART 2 - Influences on mental health PART 3 - The people with whom mental health nurses work PART 4 - Mental disorders that people experience PART 5 - What mental health nurses can do to help
Nizette, Debra Director of Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery Office, Queensland Health, QLD, Australia.
O'Brien, Anthony Senior Lecturer in Mental Health Nursing, University of Auckland; Nurse Specialist in Liaison Psychiatry, Auckland District Health Board, New Zealand.