This course is designed for the nursing student enrolled in B.Sc. of nursing. The objective of this course is to provide students with the basic concepts of the value of humanistic & holistic approach to nursing care. It provides students with concepts, theories, & principles that will illuminate their clinical experience. The nursing process is used as organizing framework, in each unit the course will address mental health concept as related to its clinical manifestation, etiology, assessment, nursing diagnosis, & nursing interventions that reflects the therapeutic use of self in carrying dependent & interdependent nursing roles, beside the integration of different therapeutic modalities, this course requires the student to participate in class discussions, analyze case studies & bring the clinical experience into the classroom.