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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NUR 340 - Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing


Builds on previously learned knowledge to promote a greater understanding of the nurse’s role in the care of clients who have mental health needs. Content includes an overview of mental illnesses and major treatment modalities, with an emphasis on the use of the nursing process in patient care. A major focus is the therapeutic use of relationship and communication skills in all health care settings.

NOTE: This course is intended for students in the School of Nursing with Junior standing and successful completion of NUR 301.

Prerequisites: Permission.

Corequisites: NUR 341.

Course Typically Offered: Fall & Spring

Credits: 3