Major Depression Nursing Diagnosis & Care Plan

Depression is a mood disorder characterized by intense and persistent feelings of sadness and a loss of interest or enjoyment in things once loved. Major depressive disorder affects how you think and feel and can cause severe emotional symptoms and even thoughts that life isn’t worth living anymore.  Major depression can affect not only the … Read more

Schizophrenia Nursing Diagnosis & Care Plan

Schizophrenia is a mental illness that affects the way a person thinks, perceives information, responds emotionally, and behaves. There are different types of schizophrenia that produce their own set of clinical manifestations.  Schizophrenia symptoms can be divided into positive or negative categories:  Positive symptoms are in addition to reality and include symptoms of psychosis such … Read more