Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisites: NURS 4050; NURS 4015; NURS 4025; NURS 4215; NURS 4225 and Instructor's consent.
The content of this course is focused on the nursing assessment and management of individuals with mental illnesses and their families. The course explores the mental health-mental illness continuum across the lifespan and gives students an understanding of basic mental processes and nursing interventions to increase coping. Cultural, legal, and ethical implications of mental illness will be examined.