Psychnotes: Clinical Pocket Guide
ISBN: 0803660898
EAN13: 9780803660892
Language: English
Pages: 250
Edition: Revised
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 5.00" L x 4.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Spiral
Book Overview
Coverage of documentation - psychiatric medications, restraints and seclusion - DSM-5 disorders and treatments - and patient education and care. Basic behavioral theories at a glance Key aspects of psychiatric and crisis interventions General mental status assessments and exams, with focused assessments for adult and geriatric populations Essential information on psychotropic drugs Client/family education tables, tips and strategies Cultural considerations and assessment tool Reusable mental health history, multiaxial assessment, CAGE, and many other assessment tools Clinical pearls throughout to provide practical on-the-spot advice HIPAA-compliant, write-on/wipe-off pages