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Caring (Chapter 25)
_____ means that people, relationships, and things matter.
Caring is a multidimensional concept. What are the five viewpoints of caring?
Caring as a moral imperative
Caring as an affect
Caring as a human trait
Caring as a therapeutic intervention
The six C's were a theory visualized by who?
M. Simone Roach
What are the six C's of caring?
: awareness of one's relationship to others, sharing their joys, sorrows, pain, and accomplishments
: Haing the knowledge, judgment, skills, energy, experience, and motivation to respond adequately to others within the demands of prefessional responsibilities.
: The quality that fosters trusing relationships.
: Morals, ethics, and an informed sense of right and wrong.
: Convergence between one's desires and obligations and the deliberate choice to act in accordance with them.
: Appropriate bearing, demeanor, dress, and language, that are in harmony with caring presence.
What is Empirical knowing?
Ranges from factual, observable phenomena to theoretical analyses.
What is Aesthetic knowing?
Is the art of nursing and is expressed by the individual nurse through his or her creativity and style in meeting the needs of clients.
What is Personal knowing?
Therapeutic use of self
Promotes wholeness and integrity in the personal encounter, achieves engagement rather than detachment, and denies the manipulative or impersonal approach.
What is Ethical knowing?
forcuses on matters of obligation or what ought to be done, and goes beyod simply follwing the ethical code of the discipline.
How did Leininger note Caring?
Noted that caring, as nurturing behavior, has been present throughtout history and is one of the most critical factors in helping people maintain or regain health.
In order to provide care that is congruent with cultural values, beliefs, and practices, the nurse must understand these differences and similarities.
Her theory of culture care diversity and univerality is based on the assumption that nurses must understand different cultures in order to function effectively.