Psychogeriatrics

Course Code MNTL-407
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description:

This course will focus on the exploration of factors influencing the psychogeriatric client/family and significant others. Various mental health disorders of the elderly will be examined in relation to normal aging and levels of prevention. Emphasis will be placed on the application of the nursing process with elderly clients who are manifesting symptoms of emotional distress.