Psychiatric Care

Defense Mechanism

The Essentials to Defense Mechanisms

Defense mechanisms is how someone respond to a situation in life. Everyone handles it in a different light, but it's important to be able...
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Confused Between Benzodiazepines and Barbiturates?

Stop confusing yourself with these highly addictive medications! Benzodiazepines and barbiturates are both central nervous system depressants that treat seizures, sleep, and anxiety disorders.They...

What You Are Missing in Your MAOIs Notes

MAOIs Monoamine oxidase inhibitors prevent the breakdown of norepinephrine, serotonin, and dopamine in the brain, but in turn it also stops the breakdown of tyramine...
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Piaget’s Cognitive Development

If you are tired of watching a human explain Piaget’s Cognitive Development, then watch an explanation of the four stages and developmental milestones through...
Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

See where your favorite social media platforms fall under in the Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs.It's essential to know the order of importance in order to...
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Watch Psych Medications in a Play

Kristen Dunn and Hannah Miner created a play to present atypical antipsychotics and tricyclic antidepressants for your learning pleasure. Use this memorization tool to...
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Eight Stages of Psychosocial Development

Stage 1 - Basic Trust vs Mistrust Stage 2 - Autonomy vs Shame and Doubt Stage 3 - Initiative vs Guilt Stage 4 - Industry vs Inferiority Stage...
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MAOI Nursing Music Video

This music video on monoamine oxidase inhibitors made me smile and I find myself singing the lyrics time to time. Neuroscience Education Institute provided...

Easily Understand Tricyclic Antidepressants

If you have a friend named Tina, you definitely won’t forget your tricyclic antidepressants.T - Trimipramine (Surmontil) I - Imipramine (Tofranil) N - Nortriptyline (Pamelor) A -...

Pass the Mental Health Disorders Game and Get a High Score

You will be asked 20 questions from a pool of 45 questions. Come back and post a screen shot of your score! Let’s find...

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What Makes a Really Good Nursing Care Plan?

When you get to nursing clinical, you will learn how to create a care plan. However, it can seem overwhelming in the beginning because...