Today we continue working on Content areas for the NCLEX.
We have reviewed the following so far –
Health Promotion and Maintenance –
Management of Care
Safety and Infection Control
Psychosocial integrity will be our next topic.
From the test plan –
Provides and directs nursing care that promotes and supports the emotional, mental and social well-being of the client
experiencing stressful events, as well as clients with acute or chronic mental illness.
Related content includes but is not limited to: Abuse/Neglect, Behavioral Interventions, Chemical and Other
Dependencies/Substance Use Disorders, Coping Mechanisms, Crisis Intervention, Cultural Awareness/Cultural
Influences on Health, End of Life Care, Family Dynamics, Grief and Loss, Mental Health Concepts, Religious and
Spiritual Influences on Health, Sensory/Perceptual Alterations, Stress Management, Support Systems, Therapeutic
Communication, Therapeutic Environment.
We’re doing things a little different this time – we’ll try to make it easier for you to find things. You’ll use the following list as a menu for when we post about the topic. We’ve grouped things together.
Chemical and Other Dependencies/Substance Use Disorders
Cultural Awareness/Cultural Influences on Health
Religious and Spiritual Influences on Health
End of Life Care
Grief and Loss
Mental Health Concepts
Today is Haley’s birthday so we’ll start talking about these topics next week. Enjoy your weekend.