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Teenage Depression: A Case Study
A nursing care plan for a female adolescent with low self-esteem.
# 112366 | 1,587 words | 17 sources | APA | 2009 | US


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Description:

The paper outlines a female adolescent client's symptoms, history and physical characteristics. The paper then provides a brief review of the literature that identifies the factors that are likely to cause depression in a teenaged individual. Lastly, the paper assesses the issues that must be considered in developing a nursing plan for this patient.

Outline:
Case Study
History
Physical Assessment
Goal
Brief Review of Literature
Assessment of Client

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Logsdon, Cynthia J.(nd) Depression in Adolescent Girls: Screening and Treatment Strategies for Primary Care Providers Journal Of The American Medical Women's Association Volume 59, No 2.
  • Lemay, Edward P. and Ashmore, Richard D. (2005) The relationship of social approval contingency to trait self-esteem: Cause, consequence, or moderator? Journal of Research in Personality 40(2006) 121-139 8 Mar 2005. Edward P.
  • Evans, Gloria (2006) The Relationship of Attachment and Shame to Anorexia: A Case Study comparing restrictive and normal eaters.
  • Zuckerbrot, R.A. et al (2007) Guidelines for Adolescent Depression in Primary Care: I. Identification, Assessment and Initial Management Pediatrics Vol. 120 No. 5 November 2007.
  • Adolescent Depression (2006) Nevada Kidscount Issue 1 Winter 2006.

Cite this Case Study:

APA Format

Teenage Depression: A Case Study (2009, February 22) Retrieved July 23, 2014, from http://www.academon.com/case-study/teenage-depression-a-case-study-112366/

MLA Format

"Teenage Depression: A Case Study" 22 February 2009. Web. 23 July. 2014. <http://www.academon.com/case-study/teenage-depression-a-case-study-112366/>

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