Month: May 2013

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Family Systems Nursing in Mental Health Settings

The challenges families experience when a family member is diagnosed with a mental illness have been documented in numerous studies (Bland & Foster, 2012; Gehart, 2012; Gerson & Rose, 2012; Robinson et al., 2012).   Living with a mental illness may result in physical, emotional, relational, and/or spiritual suffering for persons and families. A colleague…