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WEEK 10

The Hawk Queen Bed 9:11pm

“It’s a shame She has no insight,”

said a psychiatric nurse to My Husband

one of those 23 years

when I was drugged… 52 more words

duck chocolate and tapas

This piece is taken from an unpublished collection drawing on my experiences working in the field of psychiatry, tentatively entitled ‘The New Asylum’, currently being developed into book format in collaboration with my wife Leanne Murphy. 735 more words
Creative Writing

nursing theory

This piece is taken from an unpublished collection drawing on my experiences working in the field of psychiatry, tentatively entitled ‘The New Asylum’, currently being developed into book format in collaboration with my wife Leanne Murphy. 319 more words
Creative Writing

Remember

  1. Applied behavioral analysis is an intensive treatment for autism spectrum disorders that is based on the principles of operant conditioning . it is the most successful treatment for autism spectrum disorders…
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PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Goals of Alcoholism Treatment

1. Maintain complete abstinence from alcohol and other substances
2. Manage acute and chronic medical conditions, including alcohol withdrawal
3. Treat psychiatric conditions as needed… 46 more words

PSYCHIATRIC NURSING

Treatment of Psychological Disorders

Medications such as ritalin can be quite effective in treating children with ADHD. However, side effects ( such as sleep problems, reduced appetitie and body twitches) are associated with the use of this type of medication. 411 more words

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BINGE EATING DISORDER

A. Recurrent episodes of binge eating. An episode of binge eating is characterized by both of following.

  1. eating, in a discrete period of time, an amount of food that is definitely larger than what most individuals would eat in similar period of time under similar circumstances…
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