NURS 251 :: Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing
Spring 2014 @Hawaii CC

CRN: 16535 (E. HI), 16536 (W. HI)
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Tambra Fry
934-2665 (Ph)
974-7778 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 01/13/2014 - 05/12/2014
10:30am- 11:20am
Origination Site: HawCC
Receive Sites: West Hawaii
Schedule Notes: Additional in-person and clinical hours on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.
Course Restrictions: Open to UH students in Hawaii county only.
Course Requirements: In person attendance required
Course Prerequisites: PreReq: ā€œCā€ or better in Nurs 157
Course Description: Second level course in which concepts regarding the promotion, maintenance, and restoration of mental health are presented within the
framework of the nursing process. Emphasis is on nursing management of clients and families experiencing disruptions in psychosocial
functioning. Clinical experiences in institutional and community based settings.
Textbooks: Textbook Update 1-21-2014
1) Essentials of Psych. Mental Health Nursing w/ CD, 6th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Townsend
Publisher: Davis
ISBN: 978-0-8036-3876-1

2) Nursing Diagnosis in Psych. Nursing, 8th edition (REQUIRED)
By: Townsend
Publisher: Davis
ISBN: 978-0-8036-2506-8
Technical Requirements:
Updated: Tuesday, January 21, 2014 11:19:08