Sep 26, 2022  
2019-2020 Van Loan Catalog 
2019-2020 Van Loan Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 316 - Psychosocial Nursing

Emphasizes the psychosocial assessment and care of patients who have medical and/or mental health disorders. Students evaluate the psychosocial needs of diverse populations and participate in interventions involving individuals, families, and groups. The psychosocial response to impairment is explored with patients of differing cultural backgrounds, functional abilities, mental status, patterns of behavior, and developmental level. The interpersonal process of professional nursing is examined in relation to communication and critical thinking. Clinical experience is provided in selected hospital and community settings.

Prerequisites & Notes
NU 211. 

Credits: 6