Learning Center Articles

Conduct Disorder

Conduct Disorder

  • With this disorder, there is a persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others and major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated.
    • Childhood-onset type
    • Adolescent-onset type

The Nursing Process: Conduct Disorder

  • Assessment
  • Diagnosis
  • Outcomes
  • Planning / Implementation
  • Evaluation

Separation Anxiety Disorder

  • The essential feature of separation anxiety disorder is excessive anxiety concerning separation from those to whom the individual is attached.

The Nursing Process: Separation Anxiety Disorder

  • Assessment
  • Diagnosis
  • Outcomes
  • Planning / Implementation
  • Evaluation

General Therapeutic Approaches: Separation Anxiety Disorder

  • Behavior therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Psychopharmacology