Psychological Needs During Pregnancy.
Paragraphs 4-1 through 4-11.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Select emotional reactions, which a newly
pregnant patient may feel.
Identify those factors, which influence the
emotional reactions of the newly pregnant
Identify descriptions of behavior of a prospective
mother in the first trimester of pregnancy.
Identify specific characteristics exhibited by the
prospective mother in the second trimester of
Select specific characteristics displayed by the
prospective mother in the third trimester of
Identify phrases describing the adjustments of
fathers during pregnancy.
Identify descriptive statements of the needs of
Identify factors, which influence the role of the
Identify factors affecting the parents of the
unwed mother and father.
4-10. Select special needs of siblings during their
After studying the assignment, complete the exercises
at the end of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.