Tag: Health And Social Care

Nursing care is defined as a healthcare need and is associated with the treatment, care or aftercare of someone with a disease, illness, injury or disability. Social care relates to the assistance of daily living – maintaining independence, social interaction and supported accommodation such as a care home.

Health And Social Care

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Model of Human Occupation: Overview and Applications
Nursing Essays
Introduction: The Model of Human Occupation or (MOHO) as most occupational therapists call it, was the first model made as a guide for occupational therapy. It is an evidence-based, occupation-based, occupatio... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Professionalisation of Social Care in Ireland
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Introduction: The issue of professionalisation of social care in Ireland has been a difficult process. In this essay we look at how the role as a social care worker has changed by exploring the history of soci... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

History of Learning Difficulties
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Introduction: “In the past people with learning disabilities have been perceived as objects of fascination and fear, resulting in them being both worshipped and, or vilified” (Atherton H, 2003). Within the... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Comparison of City and Rural Dwellers Quality of Life
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Introduction: Introduction The applicability and definitions of Quality of Life (QOL) varies depending on concept and its operation. This brings out that QOL is not only complex but also multifaceted.... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Suicide in Prison: Causes, Impacts and Prevention
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Introduction: Introduction Suicide is a worldwide public health epidemic. It is intentionally causing one’s own death. There are many reasons a person makes the decision to no longer want to liv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Community Analysis of Irvington, NJ
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Introduction: Description of the Community Irvington, New Jersey is located in Essex County, which is in the northeastern part of the state.  The town is bordered by Maplewood to the west, Newark... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Mindfulness as an Intervention for Alcohol Addiction
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Introduction: Mindfulness can be defined as the a very particular mental state which is both wholesome and capable of clear and penetrating insight into the nature of reality (Cullen, 2011). Where the... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Evaluation of PostPartum Care in the United States
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Introduction: POSTPARTUM CARE IN UNITED STATES, ARE WE THERE YET? The arrival of a new baby is a beginning of all things, it holds the dream of so many possibilities. It signals the end of the long an... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Analysis of Models of Mental Issue
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Introduction: Outline the key features of the medical model of mental illness also highlighting its main strengths and weaknesses?   A mental disorder is a major disturbance in an indiv... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Medical, Social and Human Rights Models of Care
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Introduction: In my essay I will examine the case study of Mary and how her life would be different in 1955 (medical model), 1995 (social model) and in 2018 (human rights). I will also explain what the medical... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Terminal Illness: Coping with Death and Dying
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Introduction:   How do people cope with terminal illness? How do the reactions of dying children compare to those of dying adults? How can the responses of family members help or hurt the dying p... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Mental Illness and Disability in Norway
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Introduction: Accessibility Norway overall practices inclusion of all individuals and so it follows standards of accessibility that allow everyone to access different areas, retailers, transportation,... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Sober Living America: Human Services Agency
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Introduction: Jim deVarennes founded Sober Living America in 1994 after volunteering at local facilities and seeing families turned away because there was no room for them or they were unable to pay. After see... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Health and Social Care for Deaf Children
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Introduction: The journey for parents, from suspected to a diagnosed hearing loss for their child, can be difficult and stressful. The first few months are described to be like a jigsaw puzzle, where lots of p... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Promoting Wellness in Aging Females
Nursing Essays
Introduction:      Introduction In Module 3, some serious topics that most people are hesitant to talked about will be discussed. Elderly suicide and abuse, death and dying, a... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Role of Occupational Therapy for Homeless People
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Introduction: Homelessness is a notable issue in the affluent societies of the western world, including the UK (Toro,2007). Heightening awareness has been received due to a lack of appropriate housing and shri... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020