• Health Screening and History of an Adolescent or Young Adult Client (A Direct Care Experience
    this assignment, you will be completing a comprehensive health screening and history on a young adult. To complete this assignment, do the following: Select an adolescent or young adult client on whom to perform a health screening and history. Students who do not work in an acute setting may "practice"...
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  • Adolescent health screenGCU
    Health History and Screening of an Adolescent or Young Adult Client Save this form on your computer as a Microsoft Word document. You can expand or shrink each area as you need to include the relevant data for your client. Student Name: Date: January 28, 2014 Biographical Data Patient/Client...
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  • Youth Suicide
    CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE Fact Sheet YOUTH SUICIDE by Michiko Otsuki, Tia Kim, and Paul Peterson Introduction Youth suicide is a major public health problem in the United States today. Each year in the U.S., thousands of teenagers commit suicide. Suicide is the third leading cause of death for 15-24...
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  • Child Abuse
    practitioner in anticipating the physical and mental health needs of patients and also may assist in the identification of sexual abuse victims. Sexual abuse typically does not occur in isolation. Implications for practice will be discussed. J Pediatr Health Care. (2010) 24, 358-364. KEY WORDS Sexual abuse...
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  • Public Awareness of Diabetes
    to insulin (Forth & Jude, 2011). Diabetes is a disease that affects how the body uses blood glucose, or blood sugar. Blood glucose is vital to health because it is an essential source of energy for cells of the muscles and other tissues as well as the brain’s fuel (Mayo Clinic, 2011). Individuals...
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  • Sleep Problems in Pedia
    Practitioner Jodi A. Mindell, PhD; Judith A. Owens, MD, MPH Posted: 12/12/2003; J Pediatr Health Care. 2003;17(6) © 2003 Mosby, Inc. Abstract Sleep problems are highly prevalent in children and adolescents, but often go unrecognized and untreated in clinical settings. The purposes of this paper are...
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  • Depression
    have a rate of 97% who currently have been through sadness. Symptoms for both teen and adults are similar but they can be very dangerous as well. History Like your eye color and traits you inherit from your parents, disorders and certain illness are hereditary. Depression is one of them. Scientist...
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  • Adolescent Depression - 1
    Adolescent depression is a disorder that affects teenagers. It leads to sadness, discouragement, and a loss of self-worth and interest in their usual activities. Depression can be a response to many situations and stresses. In teenagers, depressed mood is common because of the normal process of maturing...
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  • Clinical Practice Guideline for Dm 2
    best available evidence at the time of development. Adherence to this guideline may not necessarily guarantee the best outcome in every case. Every health care provider is responsible for the management of his/her unique patient based on the clinical picture presented by the patient and the management...
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  • Patient Handout (Anxiety )
    in children and adolescents Clinical approaches to early intervention in child and adolescent mental health Volume 2 The Australian Early Intervention Network for Mental Health in Young People Clinical approaches to early intervention in child and adolescent mental health Volume 2 Series...
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  • Slide Show
    Perceptions of Emergency Department|Stephanie Gold |2012 | |Usage and Formation of a Health Information| | | |Exchange |...
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  • Youth Counseling
    Abstract Adolescents behavior has not changed over the last 50 years. Adolescents are still battling with same issues that people have struggling with for years, such as, gender identity, discrimination because of the color of their skin, peer pressure, teen pregnancy, drugs, violence, poverty...
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  • Ptsd
    trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder more often precede homelessness, but re-victimization is common. These findings highlight the high mental health needs among homeless people and have implications for services for homeless people. Key words: Homelessness, post-traumatic stress disorder. Australian...
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  • Stress
    Children’s Mental Health NAMI Multicultural Action Center Table of Contents Introduction Cultural Competence in Mental Health Services for Children and Adolescents Systems of Care Movement Mental Health Services for Children in School Mental Health Screening in Schools Mental Health Services for Children...
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  • Adolescents and Suicide
    Adolescents and Suicide Claudia vartgess Alliant International University Abstract Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people ages 13 to 24. In recent years, suicide has increased at an alarming rate in adolescents. One in five teenagers in the United States considers suicide...
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  • Juveniles With Mental Disorders
    co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders of juveniles held in Mississippi detention centers and training schools. The secondary goal was to determine the types and severity of problems by gender. The third goal was to examine the geographic differences and similarities in mental health and substance...
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  • Hpv and Epidemiology
    Rooney NSG/450 May 24, 2013 Dr. Phelps Epidemiology and HPV Epidemiology, What? Is that even an English word? Epidemiology is the study of health and health concerns in a population with an emphasis on establishing cause and effect. Epidemiology looks at how the disease manifests and spreads through...
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  • Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes in Childhood
    the UK it was estimated that from 1980 to 2010 it would almost quadruple from 800,000 to 3 million (Diabetes UK 2004). A 2006 review by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has estimated that if the present trends continue, by 2025 the global prevalence of type 2 diabetes will reach the staggering number...
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  • Alcoholism Outline
    Objective: To be able to discuss about Alcoholism. Outline: I.  Classification and terminology of Alcoholism A. Etymology II. History of Alcohol III. Signs and symptoms B.  Symptoms of long term alcohol misuse 1. Physical symptoms 2. Psychiatric symptoms ...
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  • Depression
    individuals unable to work or unemployed and persons without health coverage (CDC, 2011). Depression is also common in the elderly and can occur in children and adolescents as well. For adults, a first-degree biologic relative with a history of depression; two or more chronic diseases; obesity; chronic...
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