Sanya, a 20-year-old woman from India who is attending a university in the United States, is seen by a nurse in a clinic for the first time when she is 16 weeksâ€™ pregnant. This is an unplanned pregnancy, and Sanya tells the nurse that she wants an abortion. Sanya feels that, although abortion is discouraged by Indian culture unless it is necessary to save the motherâ€™s life, she should terminate the pregnancy. Her boyfriend, the babyâ€™s father, is a Caucasian American, but her parents have already arranged for her to marry an Indian man in India. Sanya would prefer to marry her American boyfriend.
- Using Leiningerâ€™s Sunrise Model, discuss the complexities of the cultural traditions and the womanâ€™s situation.
- How can the nurse offer support to the woman?
Your initial response should be at least 400-500 words in length, reflecting on the prompt above. Your responses should be referenced or cited using professional literature following the APA (7th ed) format.