Nursing Health Promotion

Nursing Health Promotion

Catalog Number:

10543106

Credits:

3.00

Description:

This course focuses on topics related to health promotion for individuals and families throughout the lifespan. We will cover nursing care of the developing family, which includes reproductive issues, pregnancy, labor and delivery, post-partum, the newborn, and the child. Recognizing the spectrum of healthy families, we will discern patterns associated with adaptive and maladaptive behaviors applying mental health principles. An emphasis is placed on teaching and supporting healthy lifestyles choices for individuals of all ages. Nutrition, exercise, stress management, empowerment, and risk reduction practices are highlighted. Study of the family will cover dynamics, functions, discipline styles, and stages of development. Prerequisites: Nursing Fundamentals 10543101, Nursing Skills 10543102, Nursing Pharmacology 10543103, Intro to Clinical Practice 10543104, Developmental Psychology 10809188

Requirements:

Prerequisites: Nursing Fundamentals 10543101, Nursing Skills 10543102, Nursing Pharmacology 10543103, Intro to Clinical 10543104, Developmental Psychology 10809188

Upcoming Schedule:

Spring 2017

01/16/2017 TO 05/18/2017

Summer 2017

06/05/2017 TO 08/04/2017

Fall 2017

08/24/2017 TO 12/20/2017