Geriatric Psychiatry, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Louis J. Marino, Jr.,

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323939645

Category: Medical

Page: 185

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In this issue of Psychiatric Clinics, guest editors Drs. Louis J. Marino, Jr. and George Zubenko bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Geriatric Psychiatry. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as insomnia and sleep disorders in older adults; substance use disorders in the elderly; comorbidity and management of concurrent psychiatric and medical disorders; mood disorders in the elderly; cognitive impairment in the elderly; and more. Contains 13 relevant, practice-oriented topics including psychopharmacology in the elderly: why does age matter?; the impact of SARS-CoV-2 infection and pandemic on mental health and brain function in the elderly; COVID-19: brain effects; epidemiology of psychiatric illness in the elderly; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on current topics in geriatric psychiatry, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.
COVID 19: How the Pandemic Changed Psychiatry for Good, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Robert L. Trestman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323848596

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Psychiatric Clinics, guest editors Drs. Robert L. Trestman and Arpan Waghray bring their considerable expertise to the topic of COVID 19: How the Pandemic Changed Psychiatry for Good. Top experts in the field explore the pandemic’s impact on emergency departments, substance use disorder treatments, healthcare workers, child psychiatry, geriatric psychiatry, financing psychiatric services, and more. Contains 14 relevant, practice-oriented topics including evolving changes in prevalence of mental illness and substance use disorders; emerging knowledge of the neurobiology of COVID-19 infection; inpatient psychiatric practice changes in the public and private sector; transformation of outpatient psychiatry; psychiatry's expanded integration into primary care; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on how the COVID 19 pandemic changed psychiatry for good, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.
Psychiatric Ethics, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Rebecca Weintraub Brendel

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323835695

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Psychiatric Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Rebecca Brendel and Michelle will discuss a number of important topics surrounding Psychiatric Ethics and impact on clinical practice. This issue is one of four each year selected by our series consulting editor, Dr. Harsh Trivedi of Sheppard Pratt Health System. Topics in this issue include: Ethics in Psychiatric Research, Ethical Aspects of Trauma Informed Care, Ethical Challenges in Addiction Psychiatry, Ethics in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Forensic Psychiatric Ethics, Geriatric Psychiatry Ethics, Ethics of emerging technologies, Ethical considerations in Psychiatric Genetics, Organizational Ethics, Suicide and the end of life, Psychiatry in public spaces, Autonomy and Multiculturalism, and Justice and Parity in Mental Health Treatment, among others.
Collaborative Partnerships to Advance Child and Adolescent Mental Health Practice, An Issue of ChildAnd Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Suzie C. Nelson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323848718

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Suzie Nelson, Jessica Jeffrey, Mark Borer, and Barry Sarvet, will focus on Collaborative Partnerships to Advance Practice within Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. This issue is one of four selected each year by our series Consulting Editor, Dr. Todd Peters. Topics discussed in this issue include but are not limited to: Formation of Partnerships; Ethical Imperative for Participation in Integrated Care Engaging our Primary Care Partners; The Role of Child Psychiatrist in Systems of Care; Interprofessional Education; Incorporating Pharmacists into Your Clinical Team; Collaboration with Schools and School Wellness Centers; Training Community Partners in Trauma-Informed Care; Rating Scales for Mental Health Screening System within Primary Care; Collaborating with Psychologists; Models of Practice for Advanced Practice Nurses. Provides in-depth, clinical reviews on collaborative partnerships, providing actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field; Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create these timely topic-based reviews.
The Book of Ethics

Author: Laura Weiss Roberts

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781592857890

Category: Education

Page: 192

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The definitive book on ethics for chemical dependency treatment professionals. The treatment of addiction as a biological, psychological, social, and spiritual disease requires a high standard of ethical knowledge and professional skill. This groundbreaking, reader-friendly guide to contemporary ethical issues informs and challenges health care professionals, students, and faculty with a thorough and compassionate examination of the dilemmas faced when providing care for individuals suffering from substance use problems or addiction.Renowned psychiatric ethicists Cynthia Geppert and Laura Weiss Roberts tackle issues of autonomy, respect for persons, confidentiality, truth telling and non-maleficence--setting the standard for contemporary ethical practices. These challenges are illuminated with real-world case examples that show potential effects on diverse patient populations.
Achieving Mental Health Equity, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics of North America EBook

Author: Altha J. Stewart

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323758130

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Psychiatric Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Altha J. Stewart and Ruth Shim is entitled Achieving Mental Health Equity. This issue is one of four each year selected by our series consulting editor, Dr. Harsh Trivedi of Sheppard Pratt Health System. Topics in this issue include: The Business Case for Mental Health Equity; Shifting the Policy Paradigm to Achieve Equity; Clinical Considerations in an Equitable Mental Health Care System; Training Psychiatrists to Achieve Mental Health Equity; The Role of Organized Psychiatry; A Consumer and Family Perspective on mental health equity; as well as mental health equity for: Criminal Justice, Child and Adolescents, Addictions, Collaborative Care, and Community Psychiatry.
Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care - E-Book

Author: Diana J. Mason

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323316064

Category: Medical

Page: 816

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Featuring analysis of healthcare issues and first-person stories, Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care helps you develop skills in influencing policy in today's changing health care environment. Approximately 150 expert contributors present a wide range of topics in policies and politics, providing a more complete background than can be found in any other policy textbook on the market. Discussions include the latest updates on conflict management, health economics, lobbying, the use of media, and working with communities for change. With these insights and strategies, you'll be prepared to play a leadership role in the four spheres in which nurses are politically active: the workplace, government, professional organizations, and the community. Comprehensive coverage of healthcare policies and politics provides a broader understanding of nursing leadership and political activism, as well as complex business and financial issues. Expert authors make up a virtual Nursing Who's Who in healthcare policy, sharing information and personal perspectives gained in the crafting of healthcare policy. Taking Action essays include personal accounts of how nurses have participated in politics and what they have accomplished. Winner of several American Journal of Nursing "Book of the Year" awards! 18 new chapters ensure that you have knowledge of the most up-to-date information on policy and politics. The latest information and perspectives are provided by nursing leaders who influenced health care reform with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.
Policy and Politics in Nursing and Healthcare - Revised Reprint - E-Book

Author: Diana J. Mason

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323244787

Category: Medical

Page: 832

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Featuring analysis of healthcare issues and first-person stories, Policy & Politics in Nursing and Health Care helps you develop skills in influencing policy in today’s changing health care environment. 145 expert contributors present a wide range of topics in policies and politics, providing a more complete background than can be found in any other policy textbook on the market. Discussions include the latest updates on conflict management, health economics, lobbying, the use of media, and working with communities for change. The revised reprint includes a new appendix with coverage of the new Affordable Care Act. With these insights and strategies, you’ll be prepared to play a leadership role in the four spheres in which nurses are politically active: the workplace, government, professional organizations, and the community. Up-to-date coverage on the Affordable Care Act in an Appendix new to the revised reprint. Comprehensive coverage of healthcare policies and politics provides a broader understanding of nursing leadership and political activism, as well as complex business and financial issues. Expert authors make up a virtual Nursing Who's Who in healthcare policy, sharing information and personal perspectives gained in the crafting of healthcare policy. Taking Action essays include personal accounts of how nurses have participated in politics and what they have accomplished. Winner of several American Journal of Nursing "Book of the Year" awards! A new Appendix on the Affordable Care Act, its implementation as of mid-2013, and the implications for nursing, is included in the revised reprint. 18 new chapters ensure that you have the most up-to-date information on policy and politics. The latest information and perspectives are provided by nursing leaders who influenced health care reform with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.
Alternative and Complementary Therapies for Children with Psychiatric Disorders, An Issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America,

Author: Deborah R. Simkin

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455775835

Category: Medical

Page: 176

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Patients in psychiatry, or their parents, experiment with alternative methods and practices; psychiatrists, in search of scientifically-based discussion and evidence of use for daily practice, find that information in this issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics. Readers will find clinically focused information in the major categories of Selected Treatments, Selected Disorders, and Perspectives on Clinical Complementary and Alternative Therapies. Pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments are discussed for ADHD, Mood disorders, Autism, Learning and Cognitive disorders, and Neurologic disturbances, such as sleep, traumatic brain injury, headache, etc. EEG and Neurofeedback, Meditation and Movement Therapies, Music Therapy, Massage, Acupuncture, and other body-based therapies are presented. Evidence for minerals, vitamins, and herbs is discussed, and Ethical and Legal issues for the Psychiatrist are presented. Guest Editors Deborah Simkin and Charles Popper, with decades of experience in working with complementary therapies, lead this issue.
Hot Topics in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, An Issue of ChildAnd Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Justine Larson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323919708

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, new Consulting Editor and Issue Guest Editor Justine Larson brings her considerable expertise in the latest hot topics in child and adolescent psychiatry. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as bullying, depression intervention, the biological effects of childhood trauma, childhood trauma and psychosis, and more. Provides in-depth, clinical reviews on the latest hot topics in child and adolescent psychiatry, providing actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field; Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create these timely topic-based reviews. Contains 15 relevant, practice-oriented topics including Social Media as It Interfaces with Psychosocial Development and Mental Illness in Transitional Age Youth; Mental Health Care of Detained Youth and Solitary Confinement and Restraint Within Juvenile Detention Facilities; Adverse Childhood Experiences, Resilience and Mindfulness-Based Approaches Common Denominator Issues for Children with Emotional, Mental, or Behavioral Problems; #KidsAnxiety and Social Media; and more.