Assemble nursing care interventions for clients with behavioral or cognitive disorders.
Lauren has been diagnosed with Social Anxiety Disorder and experiences obsessive thoughts that result in compulsive behaviors. This has a major impact on her life and day to day functioning.
View the videos segments 1, 2, and 3 for Lauren.
Notice how the nurse continues to gather information to assess the extent of Laurenâ€™s illness. The content relates to the objective that you will be able to describe the symptoms of anxiety and OCD.
Create a document which contains this information:
- Describe at least three clinical signs of Anxiety observed in the videos.
- Describe at least three Obsessive-Compulsive behaviors observed in the videos.
- Explain at least three therapeutic communication techniques used by the nurse in the videos.
- Discuss at least two nursing interventions appropriate for Lauren. Support your choices with rationales.
- Support your ideas with at least two credible resources.