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Adolescent-parent communication has been identified by many as a major behavioral concern. When primary health care professional understand these various developmental levels and needs, appropriate anticipatory guidance can be given. Future communication and abnormal developmental crises may be...
This article addresses the significance of the life-span developmental framework for nursing. Essential characteristics of the framework are defined and explained. Adult development is presented as a progressive rather than a decremental phenomenon, involving a series of “trade-offs”...
Empirical evidence suggests that elderly persons experience more frequent qualitative and quantitative sleep disturbances than persons of other age groups. These disruptions may be particularly detrimental to the elderly since their physiological tolerance for disequilibrium is more limited than...
This article examines and evaluates the supporting evidence from the prevailing models of moral development. Using the criteria of empirical relevance, intersubjectivity, and usefulness, the classical model from psychoanalytic theory, Kohlberg's and Gilligan's models from cognitive...
Recent developments in nursing science include the development of theoretic structures that focus on the developmental nature of the human life process. According to Rogers, this life process represents a unitary phenomenon within which change is constant and evolutionary. Such change occurs...
This study explores the normative course of family development in families incorporating a teenage mother and her child into the household during the infant's first year. An exploratory, factor-isolating design was used to generate this conceptual model. A developmental framework of family...
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