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Nursing the Person with Altered Mental Health or Addiction

To enable students to apply nursing knowledge and skills in a culturally safe manner with people who experience altered mental health or addiction

Course Code BNNP601
Level 6
Credits 30


Apply the principles of the recovery model.

Demonstrate the ability to develop, maintain and terminate a therapeutic relationship.

Demonstrate collaborative practice with individuals, their family or whānau and the multidisciplinary team.

Demonstrate application of the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi/the Treaty of Waitangi within mental health.

Demonstrate safe nursing practice to meet clinical competencies.

Analyse their own practice through reflection.

Delivered as part of the following programmes