Graduate Catalog 2016-2017

NRSG 7110 Psych Mental Health Nursing I

This course is an in-depth exploration and application of the theoretical, holistic and research-based approaches in addressing short-term mental health problems and common psychiatric disorders in the general population across the lifespan. Psychotherapeutic approaches, including mental health promotion and risk prevention measures, are explored for the clinical management of psychiatric-mental health problems in individuals, families, and groups. The clinical portion of this course provides direct practice experiences for the application of assessment, diagnosis, and psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic skills in different settings.