Publisher description for Child and adolescent mental health nursing / edited by Tim McDougall.

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Child and Adolescent Mental Health Nursing equips nurses with the essential skills and competencies needed when working with this important group of people. It explores best practice in a variety of settings and addresses issues such as eating disorders, self-harm, ADHD, learning disabilities, forensic mental health issues and misuse of drugs and alcohol in children and young people, as well as child protection, clinical governance and legal requirements.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Child psychiatric nursing.
Adolescent psychiatric nursing.
Mental Disorders -- nursing.
Psychiatric Nursing -- education.
Psychiatric Nursing -- legislation & jurisprudence.