|HCS||NURNP||2331||2||Psychiatric Diagnosis Practicum|
This clinical course is designed to complement and expand on the application of diagnostic reasoning skills developed in diagnostic physical exam across the life span, differential diagnosis theory and differential diagnosis clinical. In addition to the diagnoses of common health problems, the student will develop advanced diagnostic skills in relation to psychiatric disorders across the life span. The focus is on the identification and synthesis of pertinent physical, biological, psychological, and social data in order to complete a comprehensive psychiatric evaluation. The students will refine their diagnostic skills in a psychiatric setting with psychiatric patients across the life span.