Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice - 2014 Edition

Co-published with the American Nurses Association (ANA)
Members: $24.95  |  Nonmembers:  $34.95 (Shipping Included)

Order the updated version of this core foundational resource for psychiatric-mental health nursing! This publication articulates the essentials of psychiatric-mental health nursing, its activities and accountabilities - the who, what, when, where, and how of practice - at all practice levels and settings. The book is also a valuable resource for nursing faculty and students, other health care providers, researchers and scholars, and those involved in funding, legal, policy, and regulatory activities.

The 2014 edition, updated by a Task Force composed of psychiatric-mental health nurses from APNA and the International Society of Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurses (ISPN) is available to APNA members at $10 off the list price, and shipping is included!

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Choice & Challenge: Caring for Aggressive Older Adults Across Levels of Care

23-Minute training video with supportive printed materials
Member Price: $99.00  |  Non-Member Price: $149.00

Aggressive behavior can be the most troubling - and possibly the least understood of all behavioral problems confronted by those who work with older adults. This unique documentary presents a remarkable series of real-life situations in which healthcare providers must cope with behaviorally impaired or aggressive elders. Designed for nurses, nursing assistants and other caregivers, this training program powerfully conveys the challenges faced by hospital and nursing home staff, while providing practical solutions to a variety of everyday problems.

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