NS 835 - Foundations of Psychiatric-Mental Health

Using a theoretical approach, this foundational course provides learners with a basic understanding of the fundamental neurological concepts of common psychiatric-mental health conditions. Nurse practitioner students will have the opportunity to explore psychiatric-mental health concepts and health management strategies for diverse populations across the life span. The students will also have the opportunity to explore the neuroscience related to identifying appropriate evidence-based psychopharmacological treatment modalities.

Semester hours: 2.0

Prerequisites:

  • NS 830 - Advanced Physical Assessment

Last updated: 05/02/2020