Course Number: 140.01J
Course Title: Advanced Outpatient Psychiatry - VAMC-SF
Course Description: This elective allows students to learn about a variety of treatment modalities in different clinics treating general outpatient psychiatric problems, including mood and anxiety disorders, as well as psychosis, substance use, geriatric psychiatry, and PTSD. The elective includes pharmacotherapy, psychotherapy, mental health intake and follow-up, and case conferences. Students are supervised by a “home attending,” in addition to working with attendings and residents in the clinics.
Prerequisites: Psychiatry 110. Neurology 110. Medicine 110.
Restrictions: Final Year.
Activities: Direct - Lecture, Direct - Independent Study, Direct - Clinical Experience/Patient Contact, Student - Lecture
Quarter(s) Offered: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Grading Convention: P/NP (Pass/Not Pass) or S/U (Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory)
Graduate Division course: No
Is this a web-based online course? No
Is this an Interprofessional Education (IPE) course? No
May students in the Graduate Division (i.e. pursuing Master or PhD) enroll in this course? No
Repeat course for credit? No