Advanced Practice in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing II
This course is designed to advance the student's clinical practice with patients in a variety of psychiatric mental health settings. The practicum is the second of two consecutive courses. Expectations of this clinical experience are direct patient contact, therapeutic interaction with staff, families, and systems, as well as medication management. The student will function in the role of the advanced practice psychiatric nurse practitioner. Details of the practicum will be coordinated with the student, preceptor/agency, and faculty based upon course objectives, clinical objectives, and student educational goals.