Post-Master's Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Second Certificate

This post-master's certificate program is for working professionals certified as advanced practice registered nurses (APRNs). In this 21 credit, hybrid, one-year program, you will build on your experience as an APRN to prepare for psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP) positions. PMHNPs are care providers who serve the mental health needs of patients and clients in health systems, clinics, counseling centers, and community organizations. You will also gain the confidence to establish your own independent practice as a PMHNP utilizing a holistic approach. Upon completion of the program, you will be eligible to take the ANCC PMHNP certification.

This certificate program is not financial aid eligible.

NURS 7560Clinical Psychopharmacology Across the Lifespan2
NURS 7570Neurobiology and Psychopathalogic Disorders Across the Lifespan2
NURS 7510Assessment, Diagnosis and EBP Management of Psychiatric-Mental Health Conditions for Adults and Older Adults3
NURS 7515Psychotherapeutic Interventions Across the Lifespan: Clinical I1
NURS 7580The Business of Providing Care to Patients with Psychiactric-Mental Health Disorders1
NURS 7590Holistic Interventions for Patients with Psychiatric-Mental Health Disorders1
NURS 7520Assessment, Diagnosis and EBP Management of Psychiatric and Mental Health Conditions for Children and Families3
NURS 7525Psychotherapeutic Interventions Across the Lifespan: Clinical II3
NURS 7530Role of the PMHNP - Integrated Care Across the Lifespan3
NURS 7535Psychotherapeutic Interventions Across the Lifespan: Clinical III2
Total Credits21