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2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog 
2017-2018 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NURS 8345 - PMHNP Practice II: for the DNP Program

This course provides opportunities to apply knowledge and skills gained in NURS 8342 to clinical practice. The focus is on evidence based practices for family and group therapy interventions for clients with selected mental and substance use disorders. Students assess individuals and families, and select appropriate educational and psychotherapeutic interventions for couples and/or families with mental health or substance use conditions. Students implement and evaluate evidence-based treatments for families across the lifespan. Students participate in group therapy as leader or co-leader of educational, skill building, support, or therapy groups. Students participate in at least one group for children or adolescents, and at least one psychotherapy therapy group for adults. Students participate in individual and peer group supervision sessions facilitated by faculty and/or preceptors.

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Prerequisites: NURS8341 >= B and NURS8342 >= S

Credit Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 1 Other Contact Hours: 3

Repeat Status: No Co-Requisites: NURS8344

Major Restrictions: Psych/Mental Health NP Program Restrictions: DNP_DNP-Doctor of Nursing Practice

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Nursing Skills Lab NP
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