Catalog 2018-2019

NS-511 Biobehav Prin and Theories

Prerequisites: Previously earned baccalaureate degree; anatomy, physiology, human growth and development, nutrition, microbiology, statistics. This course explores a variety of theoretical positions that support holistic nursing practice. The interrelationship of body-mind-spirit in achievement of mental health is examined from historical, psychosociospiritual, and biobehavioral perspectives. The clinical component provides the opportunity to apply theory to practice in selected patient care settings.