Aug 15, 2020  
2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHA 656 - Behavioral/Mental Health Clinical Rotation


This five-week rotation provides the physician assistant student with experience in a psychiatric-based facility (inpatient and/or outpatient). The student will also be provided with practical clinical experience in identification, evaluation, management, and referral of patients presenting with common and/or emergent psychiatric conditions. Students learn to recognize and treat acute and chronic health disorders, affective and cognitive disorders, and disorders associated with substance abuse.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: PHA 541, PHA 542, PHA 543, PHA 544, PHA 545, PHA 546, and PHA 547)

Credits: 4