N563: Advanced Practice Psych Nursing II Preceptorship Experience

This supervised preceptorship experience provides the student with opportunities to practice and demonstrate advanced practice nursing knowledge learned in previous didactic courses, and continue to refine skills for assessing, diagnosing, managing, and preventing major psychiatric and mental health disorders that occur in childhood and adolescence. The emphasis is placed on working with pediatric patients and families with mental health care needs in primary care and acute mental health care settings. The student will function under the mentorship and guidance of course faculty and work in collaboration with preceptors.
Credit hours: 3
Prerequisites: N502, N503, N515PE, N512, N521, N522PE; N559; N560; N561; N562
Proctored exam: No

Textbook Information

American Sentinel recommends you do not purchase your course materials until thirty days prior to the term start date.
Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders 5th
American Psychiatric Association.
Washington, DC 2013
Publication manual of the American Psychological Association 7th
American Psychological Association
ISBN-10: 1014338216
Groups: Process and Practice
Corey, M. S., Corey, G., & Corey, C.
Cengage Learning 2017
Kaplan & Sadock’s synopsis of psychiatry: Behavioral sciences/clinical psychiatry 12th
Sadock, B., Sadock, V., & Ruiz, P.
Wolters Kluwer 2021
Prescriber’s guide: Stahl’s essential psychopharmacology 7th
Stahl, M.
Cambridge University Press 2020
ISBN-13: 9781108926010
Advanced practice psychiatric nursing: Integrating psychotherapy, psychopharmacology… 2nd
Tusaie, K., & Fitzpatrick, J.
Springer Publishing Company 2017
ISBN-13: 9780826132536

Course Offerings

Term Registration
Begins - Ends
Begins - Ends
2022 Sep 8 weeks 12/01/21 - 08/31/22 09/19/22 - 11/13/22 TBD
2022 Nov 8 weeks 02/01/22 - 10/31/22 11/21/22 - 01/15/23 TBD
2023 Jan 8 weeks 05/27/22 - 12/30/22 01/16/23 - 03/12/23 TBD
2023 Mar 8 weeks 06/07/23 - 02/28/23 03/20/23 - 05/14/23 TBD