Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

NURSING 202 - Nursing in Mental Health, Addictions and Disability

60 Points

Semester 2


This course provides learning opportunities for students to gain the required knowledge and skills for working alongside people who utilise mental health and disability services. Service user contribution to this nursing course ensures that the program is focused on understanding, and meeting the diverse needs of people accessing these services. 

The course is organised around problem solving through a number of relevant case studies. During the clinical experience students have an opportunity to become competent with nursing skills and nursing management related to service users and their families/whanau.

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