Watson’s Caring Theory, a grand theory and conceptual model in nursing, is the underlying framework for the University College of Nursing’s programs. Identify a middle-range theory within her conceptual model. Clearly identify how she defines the concepts and propositions between them. Report them to the class using the form “psychosocial development (Concept A) progresses through (Proposition) stages (Concept B)”. Psychosocial development and stages are examples and NOT required for the assignment. Using the readings for the week, discuss why her work is considered a grand theory.
- Length: A minimum of 300 words, not including references
- Citations: At least one high-level scholarly reference in APA format from within the last 5 years