NURS 352-352L - Mental Health Nursing (W - lab only)
(Prerequisites: CHEM 110-111 , BIOL 110-111 , BIOL 210 , NURS 251 ; co-requisites: NURS 360 , NURS 350 )
The focus is on psychological adaptation to dysfunctional health patterns. Emphasis is placed on the nursing process and functional health patterns as a framework for practice. Psychopathology and nursing care of individuals and families experiencing alterations in mental health are explored. Three hours lecture, 15 hours clinical lab/week (for seven weeks) alternate with NURS 350 lab.