Nursing 233: Mental Health Nursing
Review the Giddens chapter 36 on Psychosis.
Identifying signs and symptoms
Clustering related information
(to determine other healthcare provides to work with)
Answer the following questions:
As a generalist RN functioning as a staff nurse, what is your role related to the
concept of psychosis?
What are the types of symptoms that might indicate a person is experiencing
Negative symptoms: define negative symptoms and list them:
List at least four general etiologies of psychosis including risk factors.
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