Veronica SchaeferCapstone Mental Health Assignment03/05/2019A nurse is contributing the plan of care for a client admitted with a paranoid personality disorder. What are important recommendations to make during this time? The most appropriate nursing intervention is to use clear, calm statements and to assume a confident physical stance. Having a calm attitude provides the clientwith a feeling of safety and security. Also is beneficial to have sufficient staff on handto present a show of strength. Provide an example of how a nurse can demonstrate each of the following ethical principles: Beneficence, Autonomy, Justice, Fidelity, Veracity. Beneficence is doing the quality of doing good and the right thing for a patient, Autonomy is allowing a patient to make their own decisions, Justice is when a nurse is fair distributing care for patients, Fidelity is when the nurse keeps her promise and Veracity is when a nurse doesn’t hold back the truth from a patient. A nurse suspects a client may be experiencing acute mania. What characteristics arelikely to be present during a manic episode? Characteristics are abnormally elevated
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