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Psych Test 1

Nursing interventions for manipulative behavior Identify undesirable behavior, Establish consequences with pt, Communicate expectations and consequences in a language that is easily understood and non-punitive.
Anger Control Assistance Facilitates the expression of anger in an adaptive, nonviolent manner.
Anger Control Assistance Interventions Limit access to frustration situations until pt can learn to cope, Encourage pt to seek staff assistance, Prevent physical harm, provide outlets for expression of anger. Assist pt in identifying source of anger and consequences of inappropriate expression
Interventions for impulsive behavior Assist pt to identify problem, courses of possible action and their costs/benefits, teach pt to stop and think before action, assist pt with evaluation of outcome, provide positive reinforcement, role play (practice)
Characteristics of Avoidant Personality Disorder (Cluster C) Excessively anxious in social situations, hypersensitive to negative evaluation, desire social interaction.
Characteristics of Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder (Cluster C) Perfectionistic, need for control. Inflexible, rigid. Preoccupied with details, highly critical of self and others.
Characteristics of Dependent personality disorder (Cluster C) Excessively clinging, self-sacrificing, submissive. Needy, gets others to care for him/her.
Characteristics of Histrionic personality disorder (Cluster B) Seductive, flamboyant, attention seeking, shallow, depressive and suicidal when admiration withdrawn.
Characteristics of Narcissistic Personality Disorder (Cluster B) Exploitive, grandiose, disparaging, filled with rage. Very sensitive to rejection, criticism. Cannot show empathy, handles aging poorly.
Characteristics of Antisocial personality disorder (Cluster B) Can seem normal, exhibits no anxiety or depression. Manipulative, exploitive of others, aggressive, seductive, callous towards others.
Characteristics of Borderline personality disorder (Cluster B) Shows separation anxiety. Manifests ideas of reference. Impulsive (suicide, self-mutilation). Engages in splitting (adoring then devaluing persons)
Characteristics of Schizoid personality disorder (Cluster A) Reclusive, avoidant, uncooperative.
Characteristics of paranoid personality disorder (Cluster A) Projects blame. Suspicious and mistrustful, hostile and violent. Shows cognitive and perceptual distortions.
Characteristics of schizotypal personality disorder (Cluster A) Manifests ideas of reference. Shows cognitive and perceptual distortions, socially inept, anxious.
Created by: crna2b