The goals of the department are to prepare nurses for leadership and advocacy in the health promotion, disease prevention and health restoration of individuals, families and communities. Also, the department is aimed to conduct scientific research to explore the community health needs. Therefore, the Community and Psychiatric Health Nursing Department is committed to achieve its goals by providing nursing students with the adequate knowledge and effective skills. Furthermore, the department is frequently arranging health education counseling and sessions for the community residents in Mafraq and Badia area. The department is also coordinate with the governmental and nongovernmental organization (e.g. WHO) in order to provide health services through arranging health campaigns.