Nursing: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Research Paper by cee-cee

Nursing: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
A look at the issues involved in nursing obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) outpatients.
# 110246 | 1,969 words | 7 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 19, 2008 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Psychology (Disorders)


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Description:

This paper deals with the nursing aspects of working in an outpatient capacity with young patients suffering from various levels of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. It analyzes the literature on OCD treatment from a number of perspectives and from the relatively benign, such as fear of flying, to life-threatening, such as anorexia.

Outline:
Introduction
Literature Review
Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Sertraline, and Their Combination for Children and Adolescents With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
A Narrative Approach to Body Dysmorphic Disorder
Self-Injurious Behavior: A Bi-Modal Treatment Approach to Working with Adolescent Females
Measurement of Nonclinical Personality Characteristics of Women with Anorexia Nervosa or Bulimia Nervosa
Conclusion

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Franklin, M. F. (2003). The Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Treatment Study: Rationale, Design, and Methods. Journal of Child and Adolescent Pharmacology , 39-51.
  • Geller, D. B. (2003). Which SSRI? A Meta-Analysis of Pharmacotherapy Trials in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. Am J Psychiatry , n.p.
  • March, J. (2004). Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Sertraline, and Their Combination for Children and Adolescents With Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. JAMA , n.p.
  • Nelson, T. R. (2007). A Narrative Approach to Body Dysmorphic Disorder. Journal of Mental Health Counseling , 67-80.
  • Pryor, T. a. (1996). Measurement of Nonclinical Personality Characteristics of Women with Anorexia Nervosa or Bulimia Nervosa. Journal of Personality Assessment , 414-422.

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APA Format

Nursing: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (2008, December 19) Retrieved July 24, 2014, from http://www.academon.com/research-paper/nursing-obsessive-compulsive-disorder-110246/

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"Nursing: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder" 19 December 2008. Web. 24 July. 2014. <http://www.academon.com/research-paper/nursing-obsessive-compulsive-disorder-110246/>

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