Research the health-illness continuum and its relevance to patient care. In a 750-1 ,000 word paper,
discuss the relevance of the continuum to patient care and present a perspective of your current state of
health in relation to the wellness spectrum. Include the following:
Examine the health-illness continuum and discuss why this perspective is important to consider in relation
to health and the human experience when caring for patients.
Reflect on your overall state of health. Discuss what behaviors support or detract from your health and well-
being. Explain where you currently fall on the health-illness continuum.
Discuss the options and resources available to you to help you move toward wellness on the health-iliness
spectrum. Describe how these would assist in moving you toward wellness (managing a chronic disease,
recovering from an illness, self-actualization, etc.).
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become
familiar with the expectations for successful completion