September 2021 Graduate Catalog 
    May 18, 2024  
September 2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NU 671 - Clinical Decision-Making in Psychiatric Mental Health

This course is an examination of the processes applicable to clinical decision making across the life span with patients exhibiting psychiatric disorders. Models for clinical decision making in mental health will be presented. An overview of key assessments and the clinical activity categories that impact clinical decision making will be provided. Application of course concepts will be accomplished through engagement with hypothetical clinical scenarios in the mental health patients.  Semester Credit Hours: 2.00 Contact Hours: 0/0/90/90 Prerequisites: NU 610 Advanced Health Assessment , NU 621 Advanced Pathophysiology , and NU 636 Advanced Pharmacology    Corequisites: None.