Depression - A Nurse's Experience PDF ePub eBook

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Depression - A Nurse's Experience free pdf PATIENT NARRATIVES SERIES Veronica Burton's first experience of depression came as a teenager. Following a ten year remission during which she gained her general nursing qualification and completed her Special and Intensive Nursing of the Newborn course work-related events precipitated a depressive relapse that has lasted to the present day. Since her retirement on medical grounds she has campaigned against prejudice by nurses toward other nurses - including mental health nurses - who need psychological support of any kind. This book recounts the author's experiences of major depression hospital admissions and treatments including medication ECT and 'talking treatments'. It discusses the care given by medical and nursing staff and social and medical prejudices against those with psychiatric illnesses from a medical practitioner's perspective. To read the postscript please click here For more information on other titles in this series please click here

About Veronica Burton

former paediatric nurse

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Author : Veronica Burton
Publisher : Radcliffe Publishing Ltd
Data Published : 20 December 2009
ISBN : 1846193052
EAN : 9781846193057
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 218 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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