Nursing diagnosis – DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY PROCESSES ALCOHOLISM

ShareDYSFUNCTIONAL  FAMILY  PROCESSES: ALCOHOLISM DEFINITION Psychosocial, spiritual, and physiological functions of the family unit are chronically disorganized, which leads to conflict, denial of prob- lems, resistance to change, ineffective problem solving, and a series of self-perpetuating crises DEFINING CHARACTERISTICS • Alcohol abuse; agitation; blaming; broken promises • Deficient knowledge about alcoholism • Denial of problems; [...]