NS 340 - Behavioral Health Continuum of Care: Theory

The student will build upon previous knowledge of pharmacology, assessment and therapeutic communication skills. Theories and concepts related to acute, chronic illnesses and behaviors along the mental health continuum are introduced. Emphasis is placed on safe, evidence-based, caring and collaborative care, impacting the individual, families and groups.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • NS 116 - Introduction of Professional Nursing Concepts and Clinical Judgement: Theory
  • NS 125 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Theory
  • NS 126 - Foundational Skills and Assessment of the Adult: Clinical
  • NS 161 - Introduction to Population-Based Public Health Nursing: Theory Online
  • NS 227 - Pathophysiology
  • NS 233 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Theory
  • NS 234 - Assessment and Care of the Adult with Abnormal Findings: Clinical
  • NS 235 - Pharmacology I
  • NS 254 - Managing the Nursing Care of the Adult: Theory
  • NS 255 - Managing the Nursing Care of the Adult: Clinical
  • NS 256 - Pharmacology II
  • NS 261 - Population-Based Public Health Nursing – Health Policy and Current Trends: Theory Online
  • PY 101 - Introduction to Psychology

Co-requisites:

  • NS 341 - Behavioral Health Continuum of Care: Clinical
  • NS 361 - Program Management and Care of the Client in the Community: Theory Online
  • NS 362 - Program Management and Care of the Client in the Community: Clinical

Last updated: 04/05/2021