Health Promotion: Mobilizing Strengths to Enhance Health, by Susan K. Leddy PhD RN

By Susan K. Leddy PhD RN

Overall healthiness merchandising: Mobilizing Strengths to augment healthiness, health, and future health is a groundbreaking textual content within the box of nursing, and an incredible addition to any nurse or pupil nurse's own library. in response to the idea of overall healthiness, this cutting edge textual content bargains a distinct viewpoint at the nurse's function in facilitating well-being and future health. writer Susan Leddy takes the clean strategy of targeting human strengths as assets for health and wellbeing, instead of concentrating on patron difficulties, wishes, or weaknesses. She stresses the significance of the function of the nurse in selling optimistic human strengths to help and foster manifestations akin to healthiness, concord, and progress.

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