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Posted on August 14, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
National Relaxation Day falls on Saturday August 15th this year! In honor of the day, we at Springer Publishing Company want to offer you unique methods to practice mindfulness and stay mentally healthy. The following content is adapted from Workplace Mental Health: Manual for Nurse Managers by Lisa Y. Adams. This post is Part 2 of a three-part series for...
Posted in: Psychology
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Posted on August 13, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
National Relaxation Day falls on Saturday August 15th this year! In honor of the day, we at Springer Publishing Company want to offer you three unique methods to practice mindfulness and stay mentally healthy. The following content is adapted from Hypnotic Relaxation Therapy: Principles and Applications by Gary Elkins Ph.D., ABPP, ABPH. This post is Part 1 of a three-part series...
Posted in: Psychology
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Posted on March 16, 2015 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
This year, the American Journal of Nursing named eight of our books as winners of the 2014 AJN Book of the Year awards in their respective categories. Thanks to our nursing authors, Springer Publishing had more individual books honored this year than any other winning publisher, and tied for the most awards won by a single publisher. This weekly feature showcases our winning authors and their outstanding titles. Workplace...
Posted in: Nursing, Psychology
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Posted on August 20, 2014 by John O'Brien | 0 comments
Addictions are a major public health issue in American society. Approximately 50% of individuals presenting to mental health clinicians have problems with either their own alcoholism or that of a family member. In addition, 24 million Americans are users of illicit drugs. For many individuals, substance use and compulsive behaviors have become a way to manage untreated mental health issues. Undiagnosed trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder are present at much higher rates in those with addictions...
Posted in: Psychology
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Posted on August 18, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
In this weekly feature, the editors of SpringBoard highlight one career in the health care professions–including a basic description, educational requirements, core competencies/key skills needed, and related web sites and professional organizations where you can find more information! BASIC DESCRIPTION A child adolescent psychiatric mental health clinical nurse specialist (CNS) is an advanced practice nurse who works with children and adolescents with psychiatric...
Posted in: Nursing