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Nursing Theorist

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Evelyn Tomlin, Helen Erickson, and Mary Ann Swain
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.