The option is designed for nurses who already hold a master’s degree in nursing and want to learn to care for individuals, across the lifespan, with mental health care needs and to practice in a variety of settings such as clinics, human service centers, urgent care facilities, and physician practices.
Upon successful completion of this certificate option, the student may take the national certification examination.
|512 - Roles & Issues in Advanced Practice Nursing||Summer|
|517 - Advanced Health Assessment & Diagnostic Reasoning Across the Lifespan||Fall|
|519 - Advanced Pathophysiology Across the Lifespan||Fall|
|529 - Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics Across the Lifespan||Spring|
|566 - Family Mental Health Psycho-Pharmacology||Spring|
|568 - Advanced Assessment & Therapeutic Interventions||Fall|
|569 - FPMHNP Practicum I||Fall|
|707 - Principles of Epidemiology & Health Promotion in Advanced Nursing Practice*||Fall|
|570 - Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing - Diagnosis & Management of Children & Adolescents||Spring|
|571 - FPMHNP Practicum II||Spring|
|572 - Advanced Psychiatric Nursing - Diagnosis & Management of Adults & Specialty Populations||Fall|
|573 - FPMHNP Practicum III||Fall|
|650 - FPMHNP Practicum IV||Spring|
|707 - Principles of Epidemiology & Health Promotion in Advanced Nursing Practice*||Spring|
*Note: 707 may be taken either of these two times (Fall 3 or Spring 4)
The Post Graduate Certificate Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner is identified as a Gainful Employment (GE) Program.