Community Mental Health

Course Code MNTL-402
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

Community mental health services, and provides an update on mental health reform. It is designed to provide the student with opportunities to expand knowledge and experience related to the promotion and maintenance of mental health and prevention of mental illness. The course examines how the nurse applies knowledge of epidemiology principles in work with individuals, families and communities. Socio-economic and cultural influences on mental health will be explored. The nurse role in community mental health services will be examined. Current research findings will be used to analyse issues.