Title page, grammar, punctuation, and in-text citations are present and correct. Includes at least two APA citations from sources that provide information for this paper, one of which may be the textbook. Paper includes a proper introduction and conclusion and is 2-3 pages in length (not including the title page) and double-spaced. 1mark
Describes an alternative or complementary therapy that can be used in mental health treatment and whether it requires special licensing or certification. 1mark
Discusses whether this CAM therapy requires a physician order or can be used as an independent nursing intervention. 1 mark
Describes how the CAM treatment is carried out, how the client is physically prepared for the therapy, the steps the practitioner follows, and any equipment needed.1 mark
Student describes the research that has been done regarding the therapy and the evidence for its success. 1mark
Choose a mental health concern that interests you. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:
- Major Depressive Disorder
- Seasonal Affective Disorder
- Panic Disorder
- Developmental and Cognitive Disorders
Write 1-2 paragraphs describing your topic.
Gather your resources. Be sure to find at least five substantial and credible resources, four of which must be from professional medical, nursing, or psychiatric journals. Write an APA-formatted Reference Page and submit it along with your topic description.
Choose resources that will help you discuss specific characteristics, treatment options, and nurse-client relationship considerations for the health concern you have chosen. The document below outlines the level of detail that you will need to provide in your final paper. Use this document as a guide when selecting your resources.
Psychosocial Nursing Course Project Guidelines
Discuss the characteristics of your specific mental health concern. Define the mental health condition.