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3554. Theory and Nursing Practice for Behavioral Health

6.00 credits

Prerequisites: To enroll in this course, a student must have earned a "C" or better in NURS 3205, 3220, and 3234; open only to Nursing.

Grading Basis: Graded

Major theoretical perspectives regarding etiology and treatment of psychiatric illness are described and discussed including biological, psychological, sociological and environmental factors. The evolving role of the nurse with regard to promoting mental health, patient advocacy, and preventing and/or minimizing adverse sequelae to psychiatric illness are explored, including use of therapeutic communication, critical thinking and application of the nursing care of culturally diverse individuals, families and their populations with a variety of behavioral health problems. Provides experience in clinical and simulation learning environments for the application of theory from nursing and related disciplines to deliver care to culturally diverse individuals, families, and populations behavioral health. Emphasis is on the role of the nurse.


Last Refreshed: 05-OCT-22 05.20.16.127463 AM
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Term Campus Instruction Mode Instructor Section Session Schedule Location Enrollment Notes
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Carrano, Angela
Snyder, Marianne
001 Reg TuTh 12:30pm‑2:15pm
STRS WW16 61/62
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Barrett, Karen
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
001C Reg 6/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Howard, Sara
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
002C Reg 4/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Howard, Sara
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
003C Reg 4/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Donovan, Joleen
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
004C Reg 5/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Plourde, Carla
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
005C Reg 6/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person DeMonte, Cassandra
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
006C Reg 5/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Bourgault, Anna
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
007C Reg 6/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Bourgault, Anna
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
008C Reg 6/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Fogelson, Donna
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
009C Reg 2/7
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Fogelson, Donna
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
010C Reg 11/55
Fall 2022 Storrs In Person Hoyle, Sarah
Carrano, Angela
MacKenna, Valorie
Snyder, Marianne
011C Reg 12:00am‑12:00am
6/5