Nursing Care Plan
ForgetfulnessPoor ability to learn and retain new skills or info.Inability to perform previously learned skillsForget to perform abehavior at a schedule time
Impaired memory related to neurological distorbances secondary attentiondeficit hyperactivity disorder.
Impaired memory may occur due to damage of temporal area of the brainwhich is responsible for complex memory retention of an individual.
After 3 days of nursing interventionthe client will be able to establishmethods to help in remembering essential things when possible.
Implement appropriate memoryretraining techniques, such as keepingcalendar, writing list, memory cuegames, mnemonic device usingcomputers, and so forth. To increase level of retentionEncourage ventilatition of feelings of frustration helplessness, and so forth.Refocus attention to areas of control andprogress. To lessen feelings of powerlessness /hopelessnessProvide for / emphasize importance of pacing learning activities and havingappropriate rest To avoid fatigueMonitor client’s behavior and assit in usestress management techniques To reduce frustrations
After 3 days of nursing intervention the client was able to establish methodsto help in remembering esential things when possible.