Ch 28: Behavioral & Psychological Nursing Actions

About This Chapter

This convenient online chapter helps you study behavioral and psychological nursing actions for upcoming certification or school exams. Inside, you'll find engaging lessons and mini quizzes that can be completed at your own pace.

Behavioral & Psychological Nursing Actions - Chapter Summary

Follow along with our expert nursing instructors to review important psychological and behavioral nursing actions. As you work through these informative lessons, you'll study techniques and interventions for non-violent crises, communication problems, patient restraint and much more. When you're finished, you should be able to:

  • Recognize and manage communication problems with elderly patients
  • Describe several de-escalation and non-violent crisis intervention techniques for nurses
  • Understand how nurses restrain patients and manage behavioral therapeutic interventions
  • Evaluate behavioral and psychosocial disorder assessments

To help you reinforce your understanding of these concepts, we've included interactive quizzes throughout the chapter. The chapter is accessible on any computer or mobile device, and you can study whenever it's convenient. Finally, if you have any questions, you can easily submit them to our instructors online at any time.

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