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Case Study #1 (Adult)

Please present an interesting adult client. Always keep in mind when analyzing cases how the persons reproductive age may be effecting their current symptoms. For example….is the person perimenopausal etc.

Northern Kentucky University Department of Nursing Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Mini-Case Presentations

Points

Elements

20

Patient Scenario

• Patient Demographics

• Presenting Problem

• Reason for Visit

20

History

• Complete Psychosocial including genetics, multigeneraltional family assessment, environment, trauma, culture, ethnicity, spiritual beliefs and practices, coping skills, cognition/mental status, current and past history of violence, suicidal or self- harm behavior, substance use, socioeconomics, developmental stage and level of functioning

• Supporting Physical

20

Multiaxial Differential Diagnosis and Rationale

20

Plan of Care

• Additional Assessment that is needed, i.e.

o Neurologic exam

o Personality testing

o Lab Tests

• Relevant therapist characteristics viewed as herapeutic for this particular patient

• Interventions/ Strategies to be used

• Emphasis of Treatment, i.e.

o Level of directiveness

o Level of supportiveness

o Cognitive, behavioral or affective emphasis

2.5

• Nature of Treatment

o Individual

o Couple

o Family

o Group

1

5

• Medications

o Current

o Needed

o Rationale for Choice in Meds

2.5

• Adjunct Services

o Consultation

o Community Resources

o Legal advice

o Education

10

Summary and Prognosis

2

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