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The PMHNP is meeting with the parents of a school-aged girl. The mother reports feelingfrustrated, because they cannot get their daughter to do her homework. “All she wants to do isplay on her phone,” the father reports. The mother tells the PMHNP that they have triedthreatening her by telling her that she won’t be able to have her friends over and that she won’tbe allowed to watch TV. Which of the following responses made by the PMHNP demonstrates
The PMHNP is working with parents who argue about ways to discipline their school-aged son.The PMHNP initiates enactment, telling the parents to discuss the disciplinary choices directlywith each other. At what point does the PMHNP determine that the parents are demonstrating
The PMHNP is working with the parents of an adolescent daughter. The parents complain thatthe daughter is misbehaving and having emotional outbursts on a nightly basis. However, theparents cannot agree on ways to discipline and deal with the daughter. This leads to arguments
The PMHNP is assessing a family that consists of a mother and a father and their daughterRachel. The family is discussing the issue of time management in the home, particularlyinvolving the daughter’s extracurricular schedule. The mother asks, “Rachel, how many timeshas your father been late to pick you up from soccer?” What does the PMHNP take away from
The PMHNP is working with a single mother and her adolescent son. The mother reports to thePMHNP that all she wants is for her son to call her when he is going to be late to dinner, so thatshe doesn’t worry about where he is. The son explains that his mom is “too paranoid” and callsor texts him constantly throughout the day, even if it doesn’t have to do with his whereabouts.How can the PMHNP advise the mother and son to accommodate one another?
The PMHNP is meeting with a mother and her teenage daughter; they are having trouble gettingalong. The mother complains that the daughter is defiant and never listens or goes out whenevershe wants to. The daughter complains that the mother is too strict and won’t let her see herfriends. What does the PMHNP do to employ the use of the paradoxical intervention technique?
The PMHNP is working with a family consisting of a father, a mother, and a daughter who is asophomore in high school. The issue being discussed has to do with the daughter’s emotionaloutbursts about wanting to spend more time with her friends. Recently, the daughter blew up atthe parents over the fact that they wouldn’t let her go to a party, since older kids from the schoolwere throwing it. This outburst led to arguments in the household, which led to the daughtergetting grounded for 2 weeks. Which theory does the PMHNP recognize as the most applicable?

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