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NURĀ 515. Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing. 2 Hours.

Content in this course will emphasize communication and therapeutic nursing interventions for patients experiencing mental disorders. The course focuses on the use of critical thinking and clinical decision-making skills in the promotion, maintenance and restoration of optimum mental health of individuals and families. Emphasis is placed on the independent and collaborative roles of nursing in identifying risk factors for mental disorders, assessing mental health status, and designing and implementing psychobiological and psychosocial interventions associated with expected therapeutic outcomes.