Dorothy is a 26-year-old woman who is 5 months pregnant with her third child. She and her two older children—Alice aged 6 years and Tom aged 3 years—are currently living in a shelter after leaving her abusive husband. At her visit, she tells the nurse this is her first prenatal visit. She also lets the nurse know that she has seldom seen the doctor or taken the children for well visits.
- –What are some immediate issues?
- –What are some short-term goals?
- -What are some long-term goals?