ND for depression

  1. hi all,
    I am doing my geri psych. My pt is MR w/ depression AEB refusal to socialize and zero interest in performing, or help w/ ADL's. i want to use the ND "ADULT FAILURE TO THRIVE" AEB the above. What do you think?
    Thanks for the feedback.
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  3. by   KeeperMom
    When doing psych care plans and nursing diagnoses, remember Maslow. From there, you can apply the ABCs if necessary.
  4. by   ImThatGuy
    I didn't know there was an adult failure to thrive NANDtastic diagnosis.