Mental Health Services (PSYT)

PSYT 1371  Mental Health Legal and Ethical Issues  3 Credits   (3 Lec, 0 Lab)  

This course covers concepts of confidentiality, ethics, mental health legislation, regulations relating to the maintenance and use of mental health and substance abuse information and mental records.

Course Type: Technical

PSYT 1372  Basic Nursing Skills for Psychiatric Technicians  3 Credits   (3 Lec, 0 Lab)  

This course is a mastery of entry level nursing skills and competencies for a variety of health care settings. It Utilizes the nursing process as the foundation for all nursing interventions with specific focus on mental health/psychiatric facilities.

Course Type: Technical

PSYT 1471  Basic Nursing Skills for Mental Health/Psychiatric Technicians  4 Credits   (2 Lec, 4 Lab)  

This course is a mastery of entry level nursing skills and competencies for a variety of health care settings. It utilizes the nursing process as the foundation for all nursing interventions specific to mental health/psychiatric facilities.

Prerequisite(s): Reading level 6 and Writing level 6
Course Type: Technical

PSYT 2301  Psychology of Group Dynamics  3 Credits   (3 Lec, 0 Lab)  

This course is an exploration of group counseling skills, techniques, stages of group development, and confidentiality and ethics.

Prerequisite(s): PSYC 2301
Course Type: Technical

PSYT 2331  Abnormal Psychology  3 Credits   (3 Lec, 0 Lab)  

This is an examination and assessment of the symptoms, etiology, and treatment procedures of mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.

Course Type: Technical