Mental Health Nursing Essay


Write an essay, utilising module content, associated and wider reading, relating key knowledge, skills and values of the mental health nurse to practice. You should then select one of the following mental health nursing roles to discuss, relating theory to practice in greater detail:  


Therapeutic relationship 

Legal role 

Mental health assessment  

Word limit: Essay 1500 words

Use of First Person ((I/we) is Appropriate/Not Appropriate

Marking and wordage allocation guide

Proportion of marks awarded and suggested wordage:

Introduction (10%)                                              100 words approx

Knowledge, skills and values discussion (40%) 650 words approx

Selected focus discussion (30%)                        550 words approx

Conclusion (10%)                                                200 words approx

Essay presentation, referencing quality/presentation (10%)

Module Content