Dual Diagnosis Nursing

Publication Year: 2007

Edition: 1st

Authors/Editor: Rassool, G. Hussein

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 978-1-40-511902-3

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The increasing number of individuals with co-existing substance misuse and sychiatric disorders presents a key challenge to mental health and addiction nurses. This practice-
based text focuses on the management and intervention strategies to effectively meet the needs of this client group in both community and residential settings.

Dual Diagnosis Nursing is a comprehensive text for practitioners on contemporary approaches to working with dual disorder and dual diagnosis patients. It explores both clinical and theoretical perspectives in a variety of different care and treatment settings, addressing key issues such as needs of special populations, multi-dimensional assessment, dealing with emergencies, prescribing and medication management, nursing and psychological interventions, spiritual needs, carers’ interventions and professional development.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Wiley
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Rassool, G. Hussein
ISBN: 978-1-40-511902-3
Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Research & Theory
Language: English
Edition: 1st
Pages: 320
Year: 2007


Dual Diagnosis Nursing