NUR 200 Essentials of Mental Health Nursing

Utilizes the concepts of the nursing process in caring for individuals, families, and/or groups with mental health needs across the life span. Includes math computational skills and basic computer instruction related to the delivery of nursing care. Provides supervised learning experiences in college nursing laboratories and/or cooperating agencies. Prerequisites to be determined by local college. Prerequisite: Acceptance into ADN program. Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 5 hours per week. Generally offered spring semester.