Sample Assignment - Mental Health and Illness

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Mental Health
Table of ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................1Rationale for mental health promotion and well-being (400)................................................1Need of comprehensive mental health assessment for the nurse to undertake.......................2Possible occasion....................................................................................................................3Nicole's current presentation and priority assessment that would be taken by Tim (450).....4Ways of how health professionals assist in the early detection of anxiety and depression....5CONCLUSION................................................................................................................................6REFERENCES................................................................................................................................7
INTRODUCTIONMental health refers to the inclusion of the emotional health, psychological and the socialwell-being of a human which used to effect what individual will think feel and act. It will alsohelp in handling the stress, have relationship with other along with a proper understanding ofmaking the choices. Having a stable mindset is an important part at every stage of life fromchildhood to adulthood. Due to impact of various reasons such as the biological factor, lifeexperience and family history, an individual can face the issue of mental problem. In this reportthere are many cases will be discussed regarding the issue of mental stress in human being alongwith recommendation. The report consist about a nurse Tim working in territory general hospitalin western Australia who uses to diagnosis the patient of mental illness and ensure holisticnursing to all patients.Rationale for mental health promotion and well-being (400)There is an interrelationship between health promotion andmental health promotion. Forpreventing and protecting risk factors for mental as well as physical health condition, it isimportant for Tim and nurse to determinants of mental health. Mental health and well being areencompassed in all aspects of an individual’s life, so the main aim of mental health promotion isto promote positive mental health by creating a supportive living health environment Clarke,Kuosmanen & Barry, (2015). Mental health is an essential component of overall well being andhealth. In the context of reason and barriers it is identified that lack of understanding aboutmental disorder is the main barrier to seek help as well as promote better mental health. Mentalhealth promotion involves all those actions and activities that help health care provider toimprove psychological well being. Some ways that helps them in improving and promotingmental health includes socio economic empowerment of women, support for elderly population,mental health promotional activities in schools, mental health intervention at work etc. By doingall these activities, a health care provider or Tim can promote mental health and increaseawareness among all people.Promoting as well as improving mental health illness is strategy which along with thetreatment of people with mental disorder. According to the given case study in which Tim is aregistered nurse in a busy tertiary general hospital in Western Australia. He care for consumerdiagnosed with mental illness. He also said and stated that mental and physical illness is
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