A young mother of 3 comes to the clinic with the concern that her 7 year old daughter “has no friends at school”, she seems unhappy and very shy and often complains of a “stomach ache” before school begins.
1. What assessment will you conduct to determine if there is a potential problem?
2. What is significant about the development of children at this age that might address this problem?
3. Develop a plan-of-care (POC) for this child and mother.