Discuss ethical and legal practices as they relate to mental health nursing.
Perspectives in Mental Health Nursing
It written assignment Perspectives in Mental Health Nursing post graduate course. need to choose one topic from the three option and write in academic format. need to use 15-20 reference (post 2011) must use evidence-base research articles opinion articles journals and books. if any mental act need to be use it must be south australia mental act 2009-2016.
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On completion of this course students should be able to:
CO1. Explore mental health practice offered in different treatment modalities and in the various settings of mental health care systems
CO2. Critically analyse historical and social factors that influence the way in which mental health is represented
CO3. Demonstrate an understanding of recovery processes in contemporary mental health care
CO4. Apply primary care principles to the mental health practice environment
CO5. Demonstrate an understanding of mental illness and associated symptoms.
CO6. Discuss ethical and legal practices as they relate to mental health nursing
CO7. Demonstrate a developing level of competence as a mental health nurse
Assignment 1 Written Assignment (3500 word)
This assignment must be written in an academic format and be appropriately referenced using the Harvard Referencing Style. Please do not exceed the word limit by more than 10%
Choose one of the topics below to explore and discuss your findings using academic introduction body and conclusion.15-20 references (post 2011) must use 8 evidence based research article opinion article journal and books. Assignment being assessed on CO1 CO2 CO3 CO4 CO5 objective
a) Discuss the historical and social factors that have influenced mental health and the concept of recovery and person centred care in modern practice.
b) Explore three different mental illnesses and the treatments/therapies. Consider the primary health care strategies employed in the community to promote health and well being.
c) Consider an ethical or legal challenge faced by a clinician and explore its impact in the consumer carer and clinician. Discuss how this challenge is best managed in the various service delivery settings (such as community emergency department and inpatient unit).