CHILD AND ADOLESCENT MENTAL HEALTH

NSG4CAM

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Credit points: 20

Subject outline

The purpose of this subject is to enhance students' understanding of preventative and interventional child and adolescent mental health issues. Mental health nurses are often required to provide evidence-based preventative strategies, treatment, rehabilitation and support services specific to the child and adolescent population. Students in this subject will acquire indepth knowledge and skills regarding psychological growth and development of young people, learn about mental health issues that may require preventative and interventional strategies, and critically analyse relevant nursing interventions.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points20

Subject Co-ordinatorKatherine Emond

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsYes

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PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsChild and adolescent psychiatryRecommendedLewis, M 20023RD EDN, LIPPINCOTT, LONDON.

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