Holistic Nursing Theories and Models
King’s Theory of Goal Attainment
Neuman’s Systems Model
Rogers’ Theory of Unitary Human Beings
Nightingale’s Environment Theory
Hall’s Care, Cure and Core Theory
Parse’s Human Becoming Theory
Roy’s Adaptation Model of Nursing
Johnson’s Behavior System Model
Orem’s Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory
Erickson’s Modeling and Role Modeling Theory
Newman’s Health as Expanding Consciousness Theory
Watson’s Philosophy and Science of Caring
Answer the following questions:
How does the holistic nursing theory or model apply to the community needs you have identified?
How does this theory or model vary from traditional, mainstream medicine theories or models?
What data is there to support efficacy of the holistic nursing theory or model?
How can the holistic nursing theory or model be used to promote and improve the health of individuals, families, communities, and/or populations?