JUNO. Marti Scarborough November 19, 2013. Family Members. Mack Macguff - The dad who is retired military and now works as a heating and air conditioning specialist. Brenda Macguff “Bren” - The step-mom who is a nail technician and also obsessed with dogs.
November 19, 2013
Interdependence among members
Mack – Partner, Father
Bren – Partner, Mother, Step-mom
Juno – teenager, daughter, student
Liberty Bell “LB” – adolescent, daughter
Work with the Family Collectively
Start Where the Family is
Adapt Nursing Intervention to the Family’s Stage of Development
Recognize the Validity of Family Structure Variations
As a nurse, it would be important to view the family dynamics in Juno, not just Juno alone.
Any needs for Juno’s family must be met at the level in which they are at currently.
A nursing assessment of family relationships between Juno’s family members would need to be performed.
An assessment of Juno’s family structure would need to be performed.
Focuses on internal relationships
Describes the family as a social system relating to other social systems in the external environment
Studies the family from a life-cycle perspective by examining changing roles and the tasks in each progression of the life-cycle stage.