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Social Stigma of PsychPsychiatric Nursing: Contemporary Practice

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What was the first textbook written on psychiatric health nursing and who wrote it?
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Nursing Mental Disease written by Harriet Bailey in 1920
The belief that mental health disorders have biologic origins and therefore can be treated with physical interventions is referred to as the ______________.
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Biologic View
The belief that mental health disorders result from environmental and social deprivation and could therefore be treated with moral management in an asylum is referred to as the ________________.
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Psychosocial theory
Venesections is a fancy word for?
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Bloodletting
Gyrations is a fancy word for?.
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Strapping mental health patients to a rotating board
Who introduced the concept of psychiatric pluralism?
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Adolf Meyer
_________ is the term for the integration of human biologic functions with the environment.
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Psychiatric pluralism
Who is the creator of the psychoanalytic theory?
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Sigmund Freud
_________ is the theory that unconscious motivations for behavior, rooted in early childhood and adolescent experiences, are the cause of aberrant behaviors.
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Psychoanalytic theory/Freud
Which classification, psychosis or neurosis, is considered more severe?
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Psychosis
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What development revolutionized the treatment of mentally ill individuals and provided the eventual focus on the brain as the key to understanding psychiatric disorders?
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The use of pharmacology to treat mental illnesses
What historical event fostered the view that mental illness could impact normal people?
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World War II and the effect it had on soldiers
What legislative act provided substantial funding to hospitals to construct/expand psychiatric units in hospitals?
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The Hill-Burton Act of 1946
What legislative act provided training grants to prepare specialty nurses in advance practice, especially psychiatric nursing?
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The Hill-Burton Act of 1946
Who wrote Interpersonal Relations in Nursing and why is it an important work?
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Hildegarde E. Peplau: it highlighted the importance of a therapeutic relationship and the use of self as a therapeutic tool
What was formed in 1955 to study the problems of mental health care delivery?
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The Joint Commission on Mental Illness (existed for 6 years)
What was the major omission of the Community Health Construction Act signed by President Kennedy?
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There was no role for mental hospitals, the push was for the creation of community-based mental health services with no bridge to care from or to hospitalizations.
T/F Mental illness ranks first in terms of causes of disabilities in the US.
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TRUE
  
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