Mental Health (Nursing)

Mental Health (Nursing)

by Jill Beavers-Kirby, Joanna Jackson, Diana Shenefield, PhD u.a.

Mental health nursing is a unique area within the nursing profession. Whether or not you decide to enter a strictly mental health setting, you will take care of patients in various clinical settings that have concurrent mental health needs.

In this course, you will learn about common mental health diagnoses such as schizophrenia, anxiety, and substance use disorders. You will also learn how to perform a mental health assessment and begin your education on therapeutic communication skills. These skills will be valuable to you regardless of the clinical setting that you choose.

Course Details

  • Videos 186
  • Duration 20:48 h
  • Quiz questions 538
  • Concept Pages 0

Content

Your Educators of course Mental Health (Nursing)

 Jill Beavers-Kirby

Jill Beavers-Kirby

Dr. Jill Beavers-Kirby is a board-certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner at Bicycle Health Clinic in Arizona, USA.
She obtained her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Ohio State University in 2011. Currently, she works with individuals with lymphoma and leukemia, and is an author, speaker, and health advocate in the areas of addiction medicine, primary care, hematology/oncology, critical care, clinical research, nursing education, and leadership.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Beavers-Kirby teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing) and Psychosocial Integrity (Nursing).

 Joanna Jackson

Joanna Jackson

Dr. Joanna R. Jackson is the Assistant Professor of Healthcare Management at Winthrop University, in South Carolina, USA.
She obtained her PhD from Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) in 2019. Currently, she works as an independent contractor Medical Compliance Manager, establishing federal, state and local standards of nursing policies in clinics.
She has worked as a Research Assistant at IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Jackson teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing), Health Promotion & Maintenance (Nursing).

 Diana Shenefield, PhD

Diana Shenefield, PhD

Dr. Diana Shenefield is an Associate Clinical Professor, and (Interim) Director of Nursing at Northern Arizona University (NAU) in Arizona, USA.
She obtained her PhD in Nursing Education from Capella University, Minnesota in 2012. Formerly, she was Assistant Director CEP, RN-BSN, and PL at Northern Arizona University (NAU) from 2018 to 2020.
She is a member of the National League of Nurses, and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Shenefield teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing) and Physiological Integrity (Nursing).

 Anne Vanderputten

Anne Vanderputten

Anne Vanderputten is the Clinical Manager at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center in Ohio.
She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Associate of Science in Nursing, and MSN/MBA in Nursing Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. She has worked as a registered nurse, trauma center house supervisor, and Director at Lindner Center of HOPE.
Because of her achievements, she has earned FEMA, ACLS, and EKG Interpretation certifications.
Within Lecturio, Anne Vanderputten teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing) and Psychosocial Integrity (Nursing).

 Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, RN

Brenda Marshall, EdD, MSN, RN

Dr. Brenda Marshall is a Professor of Nursing at William Paterson University (WPU) in New Jersey, USA, and a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner with a private practice in New Jersey.
She obtained her Doctor of Education (EdD) from the prestigious Teachers College at Columbia University, New York City. Currently, she also serves as the director of the Center for Research in the College of Science and Health at WPU.
Dr. Marshall is a Fulbright Scholar Specialist in Mental Health and has extensive experience in both nursing and teaching.
Within Lecturio, she teaches courses on Mental Health (Nursing).


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Excellent course
By Jody G. on 08. December 2022 for Understanding Mental Health (Nursing)

In depth and detailed course that I enjoyed very much!

 
Well explained lectures
By Toritseju E. on 04. November 2022 for Assessment of Mood and Affect (Nursing)

All her lectures are fantastic...She explains everything so well

 
It more than helpful
By Kwame b. on 12. October 2022 for Understanding Mental Health (Nursing)

Good and excellent work and it very resourceful for me.

 
opportunity for improvement
By Say K. on 28. September 2022 for Anxiety Disorders: Medications and Therapies (Nursing)

I feel the instructor doesn't quite trained enough in video presentation. It's much slower moving.. clunky.