* Standard classifications, such as the North American Nursing Diagnosis
Association (NANDA), Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC), and the
Nursing Outcome Classification (NOC), are introduced in the chapter on
psychiatric nursing processes and incorporated into specific clinical
* The chapters on major psychiatric disorders provide comprehensive coverage
including stepwise nursing processes.
* Adequate emphasis on psychosocial and biological issues reflects a balanced
bio-psychosocial approach to psychiatry.
About the Book: Mental Health Nursing
Mental Health Nursing is a textbook for students pursuing a diploma