2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 28, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

NUR 3415 - Mental Health Nursing

Credits: 5

This course contains theory, simulation, and clinical components while emphasizing the use of therapeutic communication by the nurse using a Biblical framework in caring for patients with acute and chronic mental illness. Students will focus on the compassionate care of patients with mental health conditions throughout the lifespan while applying the nursing process. Includes didactic, skills/simulation lab, and clinical instruction. Prerequisites: NUR 2000, NUR 3120, NUR 3130, NUR 3110, NUR 3410; Co-requisites: NUR 3425, NUR 3315. (Letter grade; 5 semester hours) A grade of C+ or better must be earned in this course to apply toward the Nursing Major.