Topic: Topic: Substance abusing women.
Since I am doing my clinical hours at the homeless shelter, I often see women who have experienced some form of substance abuse. These women are trying to remain clean
while building, strengthing and loving themselves all over again while becoming a better person.
It must be at least 15–20 slides, not including your cover slide or reference slides. Your reference slides should cite at least seven references. Your presentation
should, at the minimum, include the following topics regarding your chosen vulnerable population and related health education program/plan:
Clearly states population chosen
Describes the vulnerable population
States the current population demographics
Discusses background of the problem, and its effect on public health
Discusses the cultural background of the selected population and any relevant historypertaining to the population
Discusses the psychosocial concerns and/or norms of the population
Discusses the economic concerns of the population including, but not limited to, incomelevels, educational levels and occupation
Discusses specific health concerns of the population
Information on specific risk factors for target population is presented concisely andaccurately
Discusses prevention and control of health concerns and risk factors (primary, secondaryand tertiary)
Discusses the role of the public health nurse in caring for vulnerable populations
States the core functions of public health and applies it to the care of the specific population
Three local agencies/facilities delivering services to the target population are identifiedand accessibility and service rendered are fully described
Additional resources needed in the community are identified.
Information discussed is current, within the last 5 years.
Remember that your presentation will be viewed/critiqued by your classmates and your instructor, and should be professional in format/appearance.