Mental Health QuestionDifficulty
Which best describes disenfranchised grief?...
A patient is demonstrating catatonic schizophrenia. Which of the following characteristics would the nurse most likely see with this condition?...
Which of the following client responses to a critical illness would most likely warrant a nursing diagnosis of spiritual distress?...
A nurse is working with a client who has been diagnosed with depression and cannot get out of bed. The patient is upset and asks the nurse if she would pray...
Which best describes anhedonia?...
A nurse is working with a patient who has schizophrenia. The patient is demonstrating clang associations. Which of the following statements by the patient best...
A nurse is working in a therapeutic counseling relationship with a client who has a mental illness. When discussing the terms of the relationship, at which...
Which of the following describes a purpose of the psychosocial assessment?...
A patient states that she feels significant stress while caring for her young children. She has developed headaches, she is irritable, and she gets little...
Which of the following best describes mindfulness as a method of stress management?...
A nurse is teaching a patient about his health problems and the effects of stress. Which of the following statements by the patient indicates the need for more...
A client is being sexually suggestive toward the nurse. While he has not physically touched the nurse, he continues to ask if he can hold her hand or kiss her....
A nurse is trying to talk to a patient about the difficulties she is having with her grown children. The patient says, Do you have children? You might know...
A patient who is being prepared for surgery is experiencing severe anxiety about the procedure. Which of the following interventions could the nurse employ to...
A nurse is providing reality orientation to a patient who has been experiencing auditory hallucinations. Which of the following elements should the nurse...
A nurse reports a patient’s condition to the authorities because of evidence that the patient is being physically abused by her husband. Which actions of the...
A nurse is working with a patient who has depression and who struggles with anger. The nurse notes that the patient is utilizing passive/aggressiveness as a...
A patient with a drug addiction has been brought to the hospital because of his behavior. The physician wants to admit the patient to a drug rehabilitation...
A patient who is addicted to heroin is seeking treatment in a methadone maintenance program. Which of the following describes appropriate use of methadone with...
A patient who has been in a drug rehabilitation program is getting ready to be discharged from the facility. Select all of the following appropriate discharge...