Develop an interview questionnaire to be used in a family-focused
functional assessment. The questionnaire must include three
open-ended, family-focused questions to assess functional health
patterns for each of the following:
- Values/Health Perception
- Role Relationship
Select a family, other than your own, and seek permission from the
family to conduct an interview. Utilize the interview questions
complied in your interview questionnaire to conduct a family-focused
functional assessment. Document the responses as you conduct the interview.
Upon completion of the interview, write a 750-1,000-word paper.
Analyze your assessment findings. Submit your questionnaire as an
appendix with your assignment.
Include the following in your paper:
- Describe the family structure. Include individuals and any
relevant attributes defining the family composition, race/ethnicity,
social class, spirituality, and environment.
- Summarize the
overall health behaviors of the family. Describe the current health
of the family.
- Based on your findings, describe at least
two of the functional health pattern strengths noted in the
findings. Discuss three areas in which health problems or barriers
to health were identified.
- Describe how family systems
theory can be applied to solicit changes in family members that, in
turn, initiate positive changes to the overall family functions over
Cite at least three peer-reviewed or scholarly sources to complete
this assignment. Sources should be published within the last 5 years
and appropriate for the assignment criteria.