2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
    
    Apr 03, 2020  
2019-2020 Academic Catalog

NURS 665 - Psychiatric Mental Health Diagnosis and Management III


Credits: Three
This course is designed to synthesize theoretical knowledge and evidenced based research for psychiatric-mental health specialty areas with a focus on life span issues. A continued expansion of knowledge in a variety of theories and models will be used to further enhance an understanding of complex mental health disorders in order to diagnose, treat, and evaluate a variety of specialty issues among patients across the life span. Students will develop an advanced knowledge of various psychopharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions including individual and group psychotherapies to treat various complex DSM-5 disorders across the life span.
Prerequisite: NURS 663 and NURS 664
Corequisite: NURS 667