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Copes with stress by withdrawing because she finds it very threatening. Patient problem Knowledge deficit in relation to symptomatology. Tension, inability to relax. Apprehensive about unknown situations. To gain self-control in all situations by increase in knowledge and the development of coping behaviours. Help Rebecca to reduce threat by increasing knowledge and self-control mechanisms. Rebecca was given information to enhance her selfcontrol in all situations. 2). Through role play she was encouraged to increase her controllability in potentially threatening situations which she had identified with the nurse.

It was rather a shock when Marlene rang to say she had met someone at university and was going to marry him. The family had always assumed that Marlene would marry a local surgeon's son. The two families had been friendly for a number of years. Marlene brought her husband-to-be home to meet her parents and Mrs Manningwood Smith took an instant dislike to him, finding him gregarious and outspoken, worse still he came from a totally different background. He was definitely not the kind of husband she had in mind for her daughter!

Poor understanding of association between emotion and ill health. 3. The cultivation of sensitivity to one's self and to others. Potential for greater self-understanding demonstrated through present symptomatology. Evaluation Nursing goal To gain a more positive self-image. To develop the confidence to be at ease in social situations. To help Rebecca believe in her own self-worth and abilities. The nurse needed not only to feel that Rebecca was a worthwhile human being but also to convey this to her within a supportive humanistic orientation.

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