mental health

Submit an evidence-based practice GROUP (4-6) PPT about cultural competency in mental health nursing (Varcarolis CH-8, p. 100). An evidence-based practice Group PPT allows you to explore best practice and help improve client outcomes on a psychiatric unit . Your PPT should describe how you, as a nurse, will include – or have included – cultural awareness in a client diagnosed with a certain mental illness. The person you describe could be someone you have worked with in the past, or a theoretical client.

Remember that culture can also include gender equality, sexual orientation, and other cultures besides race and religion – including cultures unique to one family. Your PPT should be at least 8 slides (double-spaced, not including the title or reference slides) in APA Format and include:

WK 3 Rubric: Cultural Paper requirements – Describe ONE person of a culture on a mental health unit with a Diagnosis; uses these 6 headings to format PPT: Assessment; NANDA DX; Patient objectives; Nursing actions; Evaluation; SummaryPoints 1
ASSESSMENT: Discuss what you would/ did assess regarding your client’s culture. Dietary requirements? Schedule changes for religious practices? Spokesperson for the family1
NANDA 3-part diagnosis: list 2 MH nursing diagnoses (DX)that this person has or may be at risk for AND one cultural DX2
Planning/Patient Objectives: What planning needs to be made to insure the cultural and emotional safety of the client ( SMART goals). Use numbers and rating scales to measure. “The Patient will do……”2
Implementation/Nursing actions: What are interventions that would ensure the safety of your client regarding culture? Address the patient objectives. For example, if your client has religious beliefs that affect the ability to take medications, what interventions would you create to ensure their safety or cultural needs are met? “The nurse will do….”1
Evaluation: How did you evaluate whether your implementation was effective? Make sure parameters are measurable ( numbers and scales)1
Summary: discuss whether your interventions were successful. What should be changed or improved?1
APA format, 3 references with in-text citations, at least 8 PPT slides.1
Zero grade may be given for plagiarism per student handbook.10

Your PPT should utilize proper APA guidelines for title slide, references and citations and include at least three scholarly sources to support your PPT. A scholarly source is a source that has been peer reviewed and has appropriate authors that are credentialed. For more information on APA7, please visit the Online Library.

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Revised: PBowman, 10.13.22