Course Description

NE 301 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing (Theory)
3 cr.
Offered: Fall, Winter
Co-requisite: NE 003 Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing, NE 204 Introduction to Nursing Skills II (Clinical).
Prerequisite: NE 200, NE 200L, NE 201 and NE 202.
The focus of this course is on the use of the nursing process to provide care for individuals and groups of mental health clients. Stress adaptation, development and psychological models are used as a theoretical foundation for the development and implementation of nursing care that promotes and/or maintains mental health.