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Hildegard Peplau

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Published by Springer Publishing .
Written in English


  • Medical - Nurses,
  • Nursing - Mental Health,
  • Medical : Nursing - Mental Health

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages492
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Open LibraryOL8166136M
ISBN 100826199933
ISBN 109780826199935

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The nurse has a variety of roles in Hildegard Peplau’s nursing theory. The six main roles are: stranger, teacher, resource person, counselor, surrogate, and leader. As a stranger, the nurse receives the patient in the same way the patient meets a stranger in other life situations. Hildegard Peplau was a nursing theorist famously known as being the "mother of psychiatric nursing" and the "nurse of the century." Peplau worked as a nurse for 50 years and was a prominent member of the American Nurses Association. She received a number of . Peplau, H. E. (). Interpersonal relations in nursing: A conceptual framework of reference for psychodynamic nursing. New York: Springer Publishing Co, Inc.   Hildegard Peplau closely observed relationships of the interpersonal process, nurse, patient and psychobiological experiences. She was able to discover patterns that enabled the nurse and the patient to achieve the full measure of their relationship. Peplau’s theory could be described as the meeting of quality with simplicity.

Hildegard Peplau’s model of nursing focuses on that nurse-patient relationship and identifies the different roles nurses take on when working with patients. Biography of Hildegard Peplau Hildegard Peplau was born in in Pennsylvania. Interpersonal Relations in Nursing: A Conceptual Frame of Reference for Psychodynamic Nursing by Peplau, Hildegard E., RN. Originally published in by a towering figure in nursing history, this book stresses the then novel theory of interpersonal relations as it was relevant to the work of nurses. Hildegard Peplau's story is well known and well told by her biographer, Barbara Calloway ().She was a graduate of the Pottstown (Pennsylvania) Hospital Training School, a nurse in the infirmary while also an undergraduate student at Bennington College in Vermont, and, in the winter of –, prior to her Bennington graduation, an intern at Maryland's Chestnut Lodge, a private Cited by: Hildegard E. Peplau, 89, one of the world's leading nurses and theorists, known to many as the "Nurse of the Century," died March 17th, , at her home in Sherman Oaks, California. Dr. Peplau is the only nurse to serve the America Nurses Association as Executive Director and later as President.

  For students, this book is a treasure trove of information that alludes to Peplau's motives, the evolution of her goals for nursing, and her unrelenting drive to advance an emerging : Madeline A Naegele. Author by: Hildegard E. Peplau, RN Languange: en Publisher by: Springer Publishing Company Format Available: PDF, ePub, Mobi Total Read: 31 Total Download: File Size: 44,8 Mb Description: Originally published in by a towering figure in nursing history, this book stresses the then novel theory of interpersonal relations as it was relevant to the work of nurses. Hildegard Peplau Latriece Session Arizona College of Allied Health Effective Thinking and Verbal Behavior NUR Amber Kool Janu Hildegard Peplau Prominent Nurse Theorist, Hildegard Peplau, was born in Reading, Pennsylvania in the year of DR HILDEGARD E. PEPLAU, an internationally know pioneer in the application of theories of interpersonal relations in nursing, is Professor Emerita at Rutgers University. She is a Past President of the American Nurses' Association, has been Third Vice Present of the International Council of Nurses, and a professional nurse for over half a s: 5.