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Current Academic Year 2023 - 2024

Please note that this information is subject to change.

Module Title Influencing Recovery in Mental Health Practic
Module Code NS552
School 38
Module Co-ordinatorSemester 1: Siobhan Russell
Semester 2: Siobhan Russell
Autumn: Siobhan Russell
Module TeachersSiobhan Russell
NFQ level 9 Credit Rating 10
Pre-requisite None
Co-requisite None
Compatibles None
Incompatibles None

This module contextualises recovery within modern mental health services and explores ways by which recovery work can be incorporated into daily practice.

Learning Outcomes

1. Analyse opposing and comparable models of recovery.
2. Evaluate and influence service delivery in a way that makes it amenable to recovery work .
3. Incorporate recovery values and principles into professional practice.
4. Evaluate the qualities of a recovery worker/team/service.
5. Offer an analysis of social barriers to recovery.

Workload Full-time hours per semester
Type Hours Description
Lecture250No Description
Total Workload: 250

All module information is indicative and subject to change. For further information,students are advised to refer to the University's Marks and Standards and Programme Specific Regulations at: http://www.dcu.ie/registry/examinations/index.shtml

Indicative Content and Learning Activities

Assessment Breakdown
Continuous Assessment100% Examination Weight0%
Course Work Breakdown
TypeDescription% of totalAssessment Date
Reassessment Requirement Type
Resit arrangements are explained by the following categories;
1 = A resit is available for all components of the module
2 = No resit is available for 100% continuous assessment module
3 = No resit is available for the continuous assessment component
This module is category 1
Indicative Reading List

    Other Resources

    Programme or List of Programmes
    GDCANPGrad. Dip. Child & Adol. Nurs. Practice
    GDMHNPGrad Dip in Mental Health Nurs. Prac.
    MCAHPMSc Child & Adolescent Health Care Pract
    MCANPMSc Child & Adolescent Nursing Practice
    MDHPMSc in Dementia Health Care Practice
    MDNPMSc in Dementia Nursing Practice
    MGHPMasters in General Health Care Practice
    MGNPMSc in General Nursing Practice
    MIDHPMSc Intell. Dis. Health Care Practice
    MIDNPMSc in Int. Dis. Nurs. Practice
    MMHNPMasters in Mental Health Nursing Practic
    MMHPMSc in Mental Health Care Practice
    Date of Last Revision07-OCT-10

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