NUR2 617 Clinical in Family Systems Nursing 1 (3 credits)

Offered by: Ingram School of Nursing (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Nursing : This course develops the knowledge and skills required to enhance the health of families. Family health has to do with ways of learning, developing, relating,behaving, and thinking which promote physical and psychological well-being. It involves coping with adversity by developing or drawing on family and individual strengths, as well as external resources. From the foundational perspective of Strengths-Based Nursing, students will learn approaches to family engagement and assessment using theoretically and empirically grounded strategies for working with families.

Terms: Fall 2017

Instructors: Heather Dawn Hart, Gillian Taylor (Fall)