NURS 1031 - LVN-RN Step-Up Community Mental Health Nursing

Course Information

Fall 2017 (Section #7358)


An introduction to Mental Health Nursing emphasizing geriatrics, this course builds on previous knowledge. Emphasis includes professional role of the nurse in promotion of psychosocial integrity, therapeutic interactions, bio-psychosocial rehabilitation, therapeutic use of self and utilization of community resources. Skills are fostered in management, quality assessment and nurses as change agents. Varied value systems, self-analysis and health care team collaboration are explored. Clinical experiences provide opportunities for student participation in therapeutic activities related to theory. (AA, CSU) Prerequisite: NURS 1021 Corequisite: NURS 1032


If you have questions about this class, please email the instructor, Rhonda Brown.


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