Nu200 Psychiatric Nursing 4 credits
This course introduces concepts of Nursing care for patients throughout the life span with maladaptive psychosocial and physiological responses related to mental disorders. Development of communication skills, self awareness, and the therapeutic use of self in selected clinical settings are integrated throughout. (90 clinical hours per semester.) Prerequisites: Nu 150 with a minimum grade of C+ and Microbiology with a minimum grade of C+.