Graduate Catalog 2016-2017

NRSG 7120 Psych Mental Health Nursing II

This course is an in-depth exploration and application of the theoretical, holistic and research-based approaches in addressing chronic and complex psychiatric disorders across the lifespan. Differential disgnostic skills and interventional strategies are explored as well as the role of rehabilitation, recovery and psycho-educational approaches 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.