Mental Health Nursing (NUR 212)


Course Memo

This course evaluates the mental health needs and treatments of individuals, families and groups. Emphasis is placed on the need for holistic care. Historical perspectives, theories concerning mental illness, signs and symptoms of disorders and the development of treatment modalities will be discussed. The role of the nurse in contemporary care is examined. Prerequisites: NUR 130, NUR 131, NUR 125/150, Corequisite: NUR 213