Nursing Care Plan – Mild Anxiety r/t loss of presence of the family


Vague uneasy feeling of discomfort or dread accompanied by an automatic response (the source often nonspecific or unknown to the individual; a feeling of apprehension caused by anticipation of danger. It is an altering signal that warns of impending danger and enables the individual to take measures to deal with threat

Related Factors

  • Unconcious conflict about sssential beliefs/goals and values of life
  • Situational/maturational crises
  • Stress
  • Familial association/heredity
  • Interpersonal transmission/contagion
  • Threat to self-concept (percived or actual); (unconcious conflict)
  • Threat of Death (percived or actual)
  • Threat to or change in helth status ( progressive/debilitating disease, terminal illness, interaction paterns, role function/status environment safety, economic status
  • Unmet needs
  • Exposure to toxins
  • Substance abuse
  • Positive or negative self-talk
  • Physiological factors, such as hyperthyroidism, pheochromocytoma, drug therapy, including steroids, and so on

NCP – Mild Anxiety r/t loss of presence of the family

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