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Nursing Theorist: Erickson, Tomlin & Swain

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Books

Biography/Theory

Evelyn Tomlin, Helen Erickson, and Mary Ann Swain
(1983)
Modeling and Role Modeling Theory



 
Modeling and Role Modeling Theory
  • Developed Modeling and Role Modeling Theory. The focus of this theory is on the person. The nurse models (assesses), role models (plans), and intervenes in this interpersonal and interactive theory.
  • They asserted that each individual unique, has some self-care knowledge, needs simultaneously to be attached to the separate from others, and has adaptive potential. Nurses in this theory, facilitate, nurture and accept the person unconditionally.

Subject Guide

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Eula Oliphant
Contact:
5500 Southwestern Medical Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75235-7299
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214-689-6585
Subjects:Nursing