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Tag: PMHNP Assignments

Analyze ethical and legal implications related to prescribing anxiolytic therapy to clients across the lifespan.

For individuals suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other anxiety disorders, everyday life can be a constant challenge. Clients requiring anxiolytic therapy may present with anxiousness, depression, substance abuse issues, and even physical symptoms related to cardiovascular, respiratory, and gastrointestinal ailments. As a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner, you must be prepared to address […]

Analyze PMHNP responsibilities when issued a DEA number

Assignment 2: Week 2 Practicum Journal: Safe Prescribing Students will: Analyze roles of the Drug Enforcement Administration Analyze PMHNP responsibilities when issued a DEA number Analyze DEA number application procedures Analyze state requirements for safe prescribing and prescription monitoring Analyze PMHNP responsibilities for safe prescribing and prescription monitoring Analyze Schedule II-V drug levels To prepare […]

Analyze PMHNP responsibilities for safe prescribing and prescription monitoring

            Practicum Journal: Safe Prescribing There is probably no greater responsibility that the psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP) assumes than the responsibility of prescribing medications. While someone can be harmed by psychotherapy, the level and intensity of the harm generally does not come to the same level of harm that can occur from improper prescribing. […]

Analyze salient ethical issues in psychiatric mental health practice

Assignment 1: Practicum Journal Entry: Analyzing an Ethical Decision In your role as a PMHNP, you will encounter several situations that will require your ability to make sound judgments and practice decisions for the safety and well-being of individuals, families, and communities. There may not be a clear-cut answer of how to address the issue, […]