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In January 1977, Rosalynn Carter of Plains, GA, became First Lady when her husband Jimmy Carter took office as the 39th president of the United States. Although she was new to the national limelight, Mrs. Carter had always maintained an active role in the family business, as mother of four...
Many veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder have prominent symptoms of bor derline personality disorder. Such patients may unconsciously seek, through risk taking and confrontation, to recreate the excitement and sense of meaning they found in war. Understanding the theoretical concepts...
The name "chronic fatigue syndrome" (CFS) was officially introduced in 1988 to de scribe a complex of symptoms that include debilitating fatigue that worsens with physical activity, flulike symptoms, immune dysfunction, and cognitive problems. A high prevalence of psychiatric illness,...
With the growing numbers of older adults, psychiatric and mental health clinicians will be providing increasing counseling and psychotherapy to this population. The characteristics of existential psychotherapy make it an appropriate modality for many of the boundary situations facing older...
This column will appear irregularly in the JOURNAL oF THE AMERICAN PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION (JAPNA). It will present short descriptions of events that oc curred during a career as a professional nurse. Some experiences can be choreographed, or at least preplanned; others just happen,...
Nursing informatics combines computer science, information science, and nursing science into a new specialty that offers opportunities and challenges for all nurses. In the information age, nurses will need to build their knowledge and skills to famil iarize themselves with the technology,...
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