NURS9210-A Psychiatric Diagnosis    (Fall 2014: Doctorate)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details

Session, Dates: 13 (08/25/2014 - 12/13/2014)

Days: R

Time: 06:15 - 09:05 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: John Jay 141

Seats Available: 18 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

This clinical practicum is designed to complement the content in the Psychiatric Diagnosis course and expand on the application of diagnostic reasoning skills developed in the Advanced Physical Assessment/Diagnosis course. The focus of the practicum experience is the techniques and processes of performing a physical, psychological, developmental, and nutritional assessment, obtaining a health history, and recording findings. Recognition and interpretation of clinical assessment data will be used to develop both medical and psychiatric differential diagnoses.

Prerequisite: NURS9010

Co-requisites: NURS9110 and NURS9215

About The Instructor

Janene L. Szpak, D.N.P., PMHNP-BC, RN

Associate Professor of Nursing
412-397-5246 phone
412-397-3277 fax
John Jay 223