Post your Final Evidence-Based Project presentation to the Discussion Board.

As you work on your capstone project proposal, you will want to share your progress with your peers and instructor and seek or provide guidance or share insights. By the due date assigned, go to the Discussion Area and post responses to the discussion question. All responses should be posted to the appropriate topic in this Discussion Area. It is important to support what you say with relevant citations in the APA format from both the course materials and outside resources. Include the South University online library in your research activities utilizing not only the nursing resource database, but also those pertaining to education, business, and human resources.



Week 9 Project

Elizabeth Hernandez



Spirit of inquiry

The spirit of inquiry is noted to have ignited major depressive disorder that is treatable being a medical illness. A prevalence of about 12.8% in the United States population for the ages between the years 12-17, is noted to be having major signs of having the depressive symptoms disorder which is noted to impair their functioning and that also the 25% of the adolescents are noted to be able to receive the evidence-based treatments. For the outpatient mental health settings, there is an advanced practice for the various psychiatric nurses whereby, there needs to be conducted the comprehensive psychiatric evaluations for the adolescents whereby one would ebb determined on understanding the various symptoms, struggles, and strengths thus able to establish and implement the better treatment plan. The adults/parents are noted to be having helpless feelings (Kaser & Sahakian, 2019).

Children look like they are depressed, and thus for the psychiatrist professional will help in treatment these related effects of depression to an individual. The advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) are noted to offer psychotherapy procedures and medication during the treatment of mental illness. The APRN is always expected to be adhering to the clinic schedule whereby they will be able to offer the best quality kind of care to all patients, thus able to deal with the cognitive-behavioral effects and the treatment improvement of the various outcomes to the adult’s patient and thus having better care being provided to these patients (DiCenso et al., 2014).

The PICOT Question Formulated

For the depressed adolescents (p), there would be conducted the comparing of the psychotherapy interventions, determination of how the cognitive behavioral therapy assessment and the procedures of treatment, having the improvement of the depressive symptoms, and also the duration of over 3 months’ period (T) (Kaser & Sahakian, 2019).

Search Strategy Conducted

The search is done by the use of certain keywords which are noted to provide the direction during the search on the Cochrane Database of Systemic Reviews. These keywords would include depression, adolescent, psychotherapy, treatment effectiveness evaluation, and many more which are related to the topic of mental health illness. During the search, one has to note down the various important information which is very effective whereby this would help in having the mental illness treatment and even education being provided based on the data which one has learned and thus one should conduct the search processes