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Section I. Overview of Aging and Mental Health Issues Chapter 1 Introduction and Overview of Aging and Older Adulthood Karen Devereaux Melillo Chapter 2 Geropsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing as a (Sub) Specialty Karen Devereaux Melillo, Lee Ann Hoff, and Martha A. Huff Chapter 3 Comprehensive Mental Health Assessment Lee Ann Hoff and Lisa A. Brown Chapter 4 Ethnic Elders Jane Cloutterbuck and Lin Zhan Chapter 5 Mental Health Promotion Charles E. Blair Chapter 6 Geropsychopharmacology Barbara J. Edlund and James Sterrett Section II Psychopathology of Late Life Chapter 7 Nursing Assessment and Treatment of Depressive Disorders of Late Life Eve Heemann Byrd Chapter 8 Nursing Assessment and Treatment of Anxiety in Older Adults Marianne Smith Chapter 9 Nursing Assessment and Treatment of Psychoses in Older Adults Janet C. Mentes and Julia K. Bail Chapter 10 Nursing Assessment and Treatment Substance Abuse Disorders in Older Adults Betty D. Morgan, Donna M. White and Ann X. Wallace Chapter 11 Nursing Assessment and Treatment of Delirium in Older Adults Karen Dick and Catherine R. Morency Chapter 12 Nursing Assessment of Older Adults Experiencing Dementia -Screening, Making and Communicating the Diagnosis Kathleen Sherrell and Madelyn Iris Chapter 13 Nursing Management of Older Adults with Dementia - Care Environments, Clients, and Caregivers Ruth Remington, Linda A. Gerdner, and Kathleen C. Buckwalter Chapter 14 Addressing Problem Behaviors Common to Late-Life Dementias Ruth Remington and May Futrell Section III Issues in Geropsychiatric and Mental Health of Older Adults Chapter 15 Family Caregiving Susan Crocker Houde Chapter 16 Sleep Disorders in Older Adults Barbara Resnick, Marianne Shaughnessy, and Marjorie Simpson Chapter 17 Pathological Gambling in Older Adults Cynthia H. Sullivan Kerber Chapter 18 Elder Mistreatment Terry Fulmer, Lisa Guadagno and Marguarette M. Bolton Chapter 19 Nursing Assessment and Care of Clients and Their Families at End-of-Life Michelle Doran and Karyn Geary Chapter 20 Social, Health and Long-term Care Programs and Policies Affecting Mental Health of Older Adults Kathy J. Fabiszewski Chapter 21 Future of Geropsychiatric and Mental Health Nursing in Addressing Older Adult Health Care Needs Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Priscilla Ebersole, and Diane Feeney Mahoney
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Geriatric Nursing -- methods.
Geriatric Psychiatry -- methods.
Mental Disorders -- nursing -- Aged.