Assignment 14: Suicidal behavior disorder
Assignment 14: Suicidal behavior disorder.
Identify three common and expected emotional reactions that a nurse might have when initially working with persons who manifest suicidal behavior disorder. Discuss actions and interventions the nurse would need to take to keep the patient safe. Talk about what the nurse would have to do and how she would help the patient stay safe. What kinds of resources are available to the nurse who works with this group? As the nurse working with this population, what are resources available to the nurse to assist in dealing with personal feelings about the event and obtain support?