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The Mindful Nurse
Using the Power of Mindfulness and Compassion to Help You Thrive in Your Work
Carmel Bernadette Sheridan
This easy-to-follow book offers a new skill set to cope with the challenges of nursing and sustain compassion in the long term. Backed by scientific evidence, the book teaches mindfulness and compassion practices to lessen stress, enhance relationships, improve patient care, and reduce patient risk. With a new understanding of everyday mindfulness and compassion, nurses can overcome the myriad contemporary challenges inherent in the workplace—and in their own lives.
Psychiatric Interview of Children and Adolescents
Claudio Cepeda, Lucille Gotanco
Eliciting useful information from young patients and their families is both a skill and an art, and Psychiatric Interview of Children and Adolescents, an exceptionally practical and comprehensive guide, enables mental health clinicians and trainees to first improve their interviewing skills and then organize and integrate the information derived from the interview to construct an effective treatment program.
Learning DSM-5 by Case Example
Michael B. First, Andrew E. Skodol, Janet B. W. Williams, Robert L. Spitzer
With at least one case presentation for each of the mental disorders catalogued in DSM-5 -- and multiple cases for nearly half of the disorders -- Learning DSM-5 by Case Example has been meticulously designed to aid practitioners and students of all levels in psychology, psychiatry, social work, counseling, and psychiatric nursing develop internalized prototypes of DSM-5 disorders by first describing each disorder in relatable terms and subsequently illustrating how these symptom constellations manifest in real-life settings using clinical case material.
Integrating Mindfulness into Your Psychiatric Practice
Erin Zerbo, Alan Schlechter, Seema Desai, Petros Levounis
Featuring embedded exercises and guided meditations -- as well as an appendix with audio guided meditations and a resource list -- Becoming Mindful: Integrating Mindfulness Into Your Psychiatric Practice provides clinicians with readily accessible tools to use in sessions with patients.
Clinical Manual of Psychopharmacology in the Medically Ill
James L. Levenson, Stephen J. Ferrando
Thoroughly updated to include coverage of newly released medical and psychiatric drugs and relevant research conducted in the interval since the first edition, this new edition retains the structure and features that made the first edition so successful. In two well-organized sections designed to be read serially, the manual addresses fundamental background information for prescribing psychotropic drugs across medical disease states, followed by psychopharmacological treatment in specific organ system diseases and relevant subspecialty areas.
What Your Patients Need to Know about Psychiatric Medications 3rd Edition
Robert H Chew, Dr Robert E Hales, Dr Stuart C Yudofsky
Designed and organized to answer the most common questions that patients have about their psychiatric medications, What Your Patients Need to Know About Psychiatric Medications, Third Edition, emphasizes clarity, accuracy, and accessibility of information.
Improving Mental Health
Four Secrets in Plain Sight
Lloyd I Sederer
In Improving Mental Health: Four Secrets in Plain Sight, Dr. Lloyd Sederer, a renowned psychiatrist, clinical administrator, and public health advocate, explores four foundational truths he has identified over his extensive career. These "secrets," as he calls them, are hidden in plain sight. They are epiphanies, which can enable practitioners, patients and families to better understand mental illness and improve lives.
DSM-5 Pocket Guide for Elder Mental Health
Sophia Wang, Abraham M Nussbaum
With expert consensus threaded throughout, DSM-5(R) Pocket Guide for Elder Mental Health is the ideal companion for trainees and seasoned professionals alike, who will find the thoughtful, practical information they need to efficiently and effectively employ DSM-5(R) as part of comprehensive diagnostic interview and treatment planning for their older patients.
The Pharmacy Technician's Pocket Drug Reference 9th Edition
Theresa A. McEvoy (Author), Joyce A. Generali
Small and light enough to carry comfortably in a lab coat pocket, The Pharmacy Technician’s Pocket Drug Reference contains the five main pieces of drug information that a pharmacy technician seeks. For each of about 1,400 of the most commonly prescribed drugs—including more than 100 drugs new to the market since the eighth edition—the book provides generic name (with pronunciation), trade name(s), therapeutic class, general FDA approved therapeutic use(s), and commercially available dosage forms/strengths.
Handbook on Injectable Drugs 19th Edition
Backed by quality, peer-reviewed published literature, the Handbook on Injectable Drugs™ has been a go-to, trusted resource for nearly four decades. Published by ASHP, it’s the global gold standard for IV compatibility and stability information.
Clinical Immunology and Serology 4th Edition
A Laboratory Perspective
Christine Dorresteyn Stevens, Linda E. Miller
Easy-to-read, student-friendly coverage focuses on the direct application of theory to clinical laboratory practice, preparing students for the real world in which they will practice. The 4th Edition of this popular text has been completely updated and revised throughout to reflect the latest advances in the field. A brand-new full-color layout makes the content easier to understand than ever before.
The Role of the Physical Therapist Assistant 2nd Edition
Regulations and Responsibilities
This is the perfect introduction to the history of the Physical Therapist Assistant and their responsibilities today. The 2nd Edition of this groundbreaking delves into the ever-expanding role of the PTA in the clinical setting, as well as the regulations that govern the PTA’s scope of work.
Measurement of Joint Motion 5th Edition
A Guide to Goniometry
Cynthia C. Norkin, D. Joyce White
Thoroughly updated and revised to reflect today’s most current and complete research, the 5th Edition of this classic book retains the unique features that have set this manual apart as the reference of choice.
The Evidence-Based Practitioner
Applying Research to Meet Client Needs
Master the knowledge and clinical decision-making skills you need to provide the very best care for your clients…based on the evidence. Step by step, you’ll learn how to find, read, understand, critique, and apply research evidence in practice.
Seven Skills for Success
B. Grace Bullock
These Seven Skills are essential tools for creating and maintaining a healthy, harmonious, and successful relationship with yourself and others. Filled with sound science, engaging stories and experiential exercises, this book is bound to change the way that you relate to your life and those in it.
Finding the Health
Thoughts on Osteopathic Diagnosis and Treatment
The art of osteopathy has always been based on a body of anatomical and physiological theory and data but it has recently been expanded in exciting ways involving contemporary thinking in physics and biology that tell us more about disease causation and tissue function. This book brings these two fields of thinking together.
Taping, Wrapping, and Bracing for Athletic Trainers
Functional Methods for Application and Fabrication
Taping, Wrapping, and Bracing for Athletic Trainers: Functional Methods for Application and Fabrication is a collection of some of the most commonly used and most functional taping, wrapping, and bracing techniques for orthopedic injuries.
Understanding the NICU
What Parents of Preemies and other Hospitalized Newborns Need to Know
Jeanette Zaichkin, Gary Weiner, David Loren
Understanding the NICU will guide parents through the NICU journey, help them communicate with members of the NICU team, and learn about their baby’s condition so that they can ask questions and participate as a valuable partner in their baby’s care.
The Dementia Whisperer
Scenes from the Frontline of Caring
Agnes Juhasz, writing with great humanity and understanding, draws on many years of working with people with dementia to show how she has learned to communicate and work collaboratively with sufferers and find the essence of the person hiding behind the symptoms of the disease.
Treatment Planning Steps in Oral Implantology
A Color Atlas
This publication covers almost all aspects of advanced implantology, beautifully photographed and illustrated with each and every procedure simplified. It will be of immense help, for both budding and practicing implantologists, as they can appreciate specialized cases of different genre compiled in one time.
Practical Practice Solutions
Sheri B. Doniger
This book will provide guidance on building a practice from the ground up: everyday management, hiring, online strategies, contracts, leases, ethics, law, forming a relationship with a bank, and many more skills for starting and maintaining a successful, profitable, and satisfying practice. Key Features:* Includes key strategies for a successful dental practice.* Illustrates the pros and cons of partnerships versus going solo.* Identifies how to get the most out of your dental team.* Discusses financial considerations and planning for transitions.
DH Notes, 2nd Edition
Dental Hygienist's Chairside Pocket Guide
Renee Prajer, Gwen Grosso
This unique, pocket-sized guide gives your instant access to commonly used clinical practices and procedures integral to comprehensive patient care. Carry it with you wherever you go for quick reference at a moment’s notice. And, its write-on/wipe-off, waterproof pages let you disinfect it according to infection control standards. It’s also perfect for preparing for tests and board exams.