Week 12: Mental Health Issues (Med-Surg Onsite 2015)

Illustration of puzzle pieces showing the mental health issues associated with the male and female brain.

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Describe key components of a behavioral care plan.
  2. Describe three common psychiatric diagnoses and brief interventions that can be done while providing usual nursing care. 
  3. Identify medical implications of major depression.
Course summary

Carrol Alvarez, MS, RN
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Clinical Education, UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center, Seattle

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