This CPD activity consists of 5 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) designed to test your knowledge stress, distress, and depression—you will then be prompted to reflect on your learning.
The questions, written by Sheila Hardy, relate to her expert article, The power of listening: stress, distress, and depression, which explains how practice nurses can respond to and help to alleviate stress, distress, and depression.
On completion of this activity, you should be able to:
- identify causes of stress, distress, and depression
- recognise when a patient may be experiencing stress, distress, or depression
- understand how you can help a patient with these conditions.