Sep 28, 2020  
2018-2019 Course Catalog 
    
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NURS 715 - Advanced Family Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing II


6 Credits
This course builds on NURS 714 - Advanced Family Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing I . It continues the examination of the role of the Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in health promotion and in diagnosis and management of common mental illnesses in psychiatric practice with a variety of patient population groups across the lifespan. Health promotion and treatment strategies are evaluated through an examination of evidence-based practice. Students will learn about select psychiatric disorders. The course includes the impact of physical illness on mental health. Students will use critical thinking processes required for development of differential diagnosis and treatment plans. We will also explore group psychotherapeutic techniques.



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