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2007-2008 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2007-2008 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 311 - Psychosocial Nursing

Emphasizes the psychosocial assessment and care of patients who have medical 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 levels. 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.

(Cr: 8)