Course Description for Psych Mental Health Nursing Concepts and Practice

NUR3531C: Psych Mental Health Nursing Concepts and Practice
Prerequisites: NUR 3028L, NUR 3065L, NUR 3619, and NUR 3128 Co-requisites: NUR 3166, NUR 3219C, and NUR 3825
Description: This course includes information on factors that affect the optimal health and well being of vulnerable individuals, families, and communities. The focus is on the use of the nursing process in collaborative partnerships with individuals with physical or mental illness, disease, or disability. Emphasis is on professional nursing roles and responsibilities in designing and managing care. The learner will participate in clinical activities as a provider of direct and indirect culturally sensitive, evidence-based nursing care.