PSYCHIATRIC NURSING M.SC QUESTION PAPER

M.Sc. NURSING I YEAR ANNUAL EXAMINATION 2009-10 

Paper ID: 0551107 Course Code:MSN107 

Psychiatric Nursing I Time: 3 Hours 
Note: Attempt all questions.
Max. Marks: 75 
 1. Write short notes on the following: (5x5=25) 
a) Nurses Responsibilities While Administering Antidepressants 
b) Stress Management 
 c) Role of nurse in electro convulsive therapy 
 d) Any one alternative systems of medicine in mental-health. 
 e) Pre Marital Counseling 

2. Discuss Sullivan's interpersonal theory of personality development and give your critical analysis of this theory. (12.5)
3. a) Discuss the various techniques used in Behavioral Therapy. (5.5) 
 b) Explain the role of Nurse in Behavior Therapy. (7)
4. a) Explain the phases of Therapeutic Nurse-Patient Relationship. (5.5) 
 b) Discuss the barriers of communication citing appropriate examples from clinical practice experience. (7) 5. a) Describe the various behaviors associated with aggression.(5.5) 
 b) Discuss the nursing interventions to prevent and manage aggressive behavior. (7)