Factors influencing movement of chronic psychiatric patients from the orientation to the working phase of the nurse-client relationship on an inpatient unit.

@article{Forchuk1998FactorsIM,
  title={Factors influencing movement of chronic psychiatric patients from the orientation to the working phase of the nurse-client relationship on an inpatient unit.},
  author={Cheryl Forchuk and Jane M. Westwell and Michelle L Martin and W B Azzapardi and D Kosterewa-Tolman and Margaret Hux},
  journal={Perspectives in psychiatric care},
  year={1998},
  volume={34 1},
  pages={36-44}
}
PROBLEM To identify factors influencing movement of nurse-patient dyads from Peplau's orientation phase to the working phase of the nurse-client relationship in a tertiary care psychiatric setting. METHODS Ten nurse-client dyads were interviewed after the initial nurse-client assignment until a consensus was reached between client, nurse, and investigator/CNS that the relationship was in the working phase. FINDINGS Factors causing the relationship to progress, from the clients' perspective… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…