Course Descriptioin

Health Challenges

Investigate major mental illnesses and adapt your nursing practice to incorporate clients' mental illness as well as the effect of physical and social challenges on their health and recovery. Analyze the interplay between addiction, trauma and mental health.

Providing Trauma Informed Addiction & Mental Health Care

The Voices in My Head

"Diagnosed with schizophrenia, hospitalized, drugged, Longden was discarded by a system that didn't know how to help her. Longden tells the moving tale of her years-long journey back to mental health, and makes the case that it was through learning to listen to her voices that she was able to survive."

How Childhood Trauma Affects Health Across a Lifetime