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The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).

  Psychiatric Stages Psychiatric interview • Per-orientation • Orientation • Working • Termination Mental Health Team • Psychiatric nurse • Psychiatric social worker • Psychiatrist • Psychologist • Psychiatric technician   Axis I: Clinical disorders, including major mental disorders, and

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Nursing Care Plan of patient with Panic Disorders / Phobias

PANIC DISORDER/PHOBIAS – DSM-IV – PANIC DISORDER/PHOBIAS – 300.01 Panic disorder without agoraphobia – 300.21 Panic disorder with agoraphobia – 300.22 Agoraphobia without history of Panic disorder – 300.23 Social phobia – 300.29 Specific phobia Panic attack is a discrete

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Psychology in Practice

Introduction to scenario:  Example: Anna is currently on diploma program at university, training to be a nurse. Anna has a brother, Jo (short for Jonah), who has drifted since leaving school at the age of 16. He is currently unemployed

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Psychology and Nursing

Introduction: We explore the nature of psychological theories and their relevance to health care. We outline the different schools of thoughts in psychology and methods of inquiry. We seek to distinguish between psychology as an academic discipline and popular notions

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Schizophrenia and Nursing Care Plan

– Gross splitting of mental functions and loosing connection between these functions. Epidemiology: – incidence (about 1% male = female) – 50% of male admitted < 25 – 30% of female admitted <25 – peak age of onset 15-25 in

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