(Answered) Nrs490 Week 2 discussion 1:

During your practicum, determine what clinical problem or issue the organization is facing. Discuss two implications for nursing.


The key issue I have encountered during my practicum is the rising number of teens suffering depression and attempting suicide. At least 15% of teen patients that I have handled in the mental unit suffer depression following psychological, emotional or physical trauma. Subsequently, due to depression 3 out of 10 had suicidal attempts while others were contemplating on committing suicide. This triggered immense concerns regarding teen depression management in light of prevention, diagnosis and treatment. It is frustrating that the young generation is facing mental depression and thus negatively affecting their productivity. The fact that many teens are brought in for medical interventions after stress has consumed them and developed to depression makes it difficult to manage their situation……Please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $5