Core Module Information
Module title: Nursing Practice 5 (Mental Health)

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: MHN09111
Module leader: Liz Brodie
School School of Health & Social Care
Subject area group: Nursing

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Theoretical content and simulated practice will be delivered in the classroom during a series of study days. Students will develop skills in professional decision making; mental health promotion, collaborative assessment and care planning, working with Integrated Care Pathways (ICP); utilising models of risk assessment & principles of creative risk management; working in partnership with service users, carers and significant others; CPR; EHM; understanding and working with the Mental Health Act and fulfilling the NMC domains for practice

Learning Outcomes for module:

LO1: Demonstrate practice that is in accordance with the ethical and legal framework ensuring the primacy of the service users' interests, well-being and confidentiality.
LO2: Demonstrate collaborative partnerships with service users in the assessing, planning, implementation and evaluation of their care under trained staff supervision
LO3: Apply your skills in the use of quality assurance and risk management strategies to maintain a safe environment of care
LO4: In partnership with service users demonstrate skills in therapeutic relationships .
LO5: Implement clinical decision-making under supervision
LO6: Critically reflect on your understanding of the legal framework underpinning mental health services

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