Mental Health Discussion 11 reflecting

Directions:Initial PostAreas for reflection:Describe how you achieved each course competency including at least one example of new knowledge gained related to that competencyDescribe how you achieved the transferable skill,Communication, including at least one example of new knowledge gained related to the transferable skillDescribe how this new knowledge will impact your nursing practice.Course CompetenciesDescribe the foundations of mental health nursing.Explain current legal issues and social concerns in mental healthcare.Select appropriate nursing interventions for clients with certain cognitive, addictive and psychotic conditions.Evaluate nursing care strategies for clients with certain mental health/mood/personality and eating disorders.Assemble nursing care interventions for clients with mental health/stress related disorders.Identify factors that impact mental health in special populations.Transferable SkillsCommunication: Displaying capability in writing, reading and oral communication; understanding of non-verbal language.