NURS 7401: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Clinical Applications Practicum I: Adult/Older Adults

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Credits 4
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This Practicum provides clinical training in the full role of the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. Emphasis is placed on the integration of two content areas: the knowledge and skills for PMHNP practice; and the specific mental health needs of adults and older adults. Clinical experiences, lectures, case discussions, and projects allow students the opportunity to develop competencies in the ethical, safe, collaborative, and evidence-based provision of mental health care to adults and older adults in the context of a changing health care system. 180 clinical hours.
NURS 7401 Prerequisites: NURS 5310, 5300, 5305, 7220.