Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

HLTHSCI 703 -Psychological Interventions in Nursing and Health Care

30 Points

Semester 2
Grafton and Distance



 Focuses on increasing health professionals' skills in the use of psychological interventions for people who have acute or long term mental health or physical health problems. Explores evidence-based psychological models, such as Cognitive and Behaviour Therapy and Motivational Interviewing. Illness beliefs that impact on the person's ability to engage effectively with treatment plans, and self-management of their health problem/s, will also be critiqued.  


Restriction: NURSING 760

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