Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


HLTHSCI 703 -Psychological Interventions in Nursing and Health Care

30 Points

Semester 1 (Otago only)

Semester 2 (Grafton only) 

Description


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.  

Requisites


Restriction: NURSING 760, 781

Course Director


Course Administrator