Identify and discuss the predictable and unpredictable elements of this transition and associated life-stage.
In regards to your chosen transition and using relevant literature to underpin your response, write an essay addressing points a-d specifically.In your essay you need to ensure that you refer to at least one theorist, the concept of self-identity, and identify and discuss one relevant predictable and unpredictable life event.An explanation and link of the chosen life transition to nursing and midwifery is required.
a) Identify and discuss the predictable and unpredictable elements of this transition and associated life-stage.
b) Explore the impact on relationships and concepts of self for persons undertaking this transition.
c) Choose one noted (seminal) researcher/author/theorist from the past and one contemporary (since 2000) researcher /author/theorist and note similarities and differences in understandings about your chosen transition.
d) Explain the relevance of applying this information to nursing or midwifery practice.
Constructing your essayIntroduction:This should identify your chosen life transition and briefly describe its importance with reference to the literature. You should also preview the aspects of this transition and associated life-stage you will discuss as part of clarifying the aim of your essay to the reader.
Body:Construct a discussion that addresses each of the specific requirements outlined in a, b, c, d above. Structure your work so that paragraphs link key points together and flow logically from one to the other. Support each point or claim you are making from relevant literature.