NSG 4065 Week 1 Discussion 1 Assignment 1: Personal Statement
Assignment 1: Personal Statement
Post a brief 1–2 page description of what you understand by holistic nursing and a holistic nursing experience you have had to this Discussion Area.
Your description should also include the following:
How do you see this course enhancing your professional practice?
At least two things that you would like to get from this course.
Spend some time reading the introductions of others to get to know the experiences of your classmates.Ask questions and respond to the overall experience of your peers within this Discussion Area. Post your response to at least two of your peers’ postings.
NSG 4065 Week 1 Discussion 2 Assignment 2: Discussion Assignment
Post responses to both of the discussion prompts.All discussions should be posted to the appropriate topic in this Discussion Area using the American Psychological Association (APA) format.
Citations should conform to APA guidelines.
Click the APA icon to refer to the APA style format.
Begin commenting on at least 2 of your peers’ responses. You can ask questions or respond generally to the overall experience. Be objective, clear, and concise. Always use constructive language, even in criticism, to work toward the goal of positive progress. All comments should be posted to the appropriate topic in this Discussion Area.
In the Holistic view of health and illness, there is a definite distinction made between the outcomes of healing and cure. One of the ideas stated in the reading is that healing can occur even in the absence of cure. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Why? Give sources to support your position. Be sure to include clinical experiences from your nursing practice and citations from the readings or the online library.
In the lecture you saw that there are four holistic modalities to self—physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. Choose one modality and discuss how improving health in that modality will improve health in the whole being. Give examples from your clinical experience and cite sources from the readings or the online library.
NSG 4065 Week 1 Assignment 3 Latest SU Assignment 3: Project Introduction
In a holistic care philosophy, developing a plan that addresses the care of the Whole person is necessary to support health and healing. The holistic caring process utilizes the steps of assessment, identification of patterns/challenges/needs, defining specific outcomes, developing a therapeutic care plan, and implementation and evaluation of the plan. The following aspects of the person should be included in the plan: physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual patterns and needs.
Make a case file of a family member, friend, or coworker. This cannot be a patient from your clinical practice. The file should include the following details: initials, age, past and present health status, present concerns, past and present coping patterns, healing beliefs, health values, social support, religious/spiritual practices, and his or her personal health goals.
Write a summary regarding all the aspects of the patient (physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual) on the basis of the information you get on compiling the responses.
Post a summary of your experience of this process in a 2-3 page Word document to the W1: Assignment 3 Dropbox.