The wife of a client with PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) communicate to the nurse that she is having trouble dealing with her husband’s condition at home. Which of the following suggestions made by the nurse is CORRECT?

  • “Do not touch or speak to your husband during an active flashback. Wait until it is finished to give him support.”

  • “Discourage your husband from exercising, as this will worsen his condition.”

  • “Encourage your husband to avoid regular contact with outside family members.”

  • “Keep your cupboards free of high-sugar and high-fat foods.”