ADPY 7535

Acting Internship Clinical Practice of Psychiatry


Jeremy Bydlon
Course Coordinator

Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
MS Year
Terms Offered


Please contact course coordinator Jeremy Bydlon at if the course capacity is full and you are still interested in enrollment.

Catalog Description:   The various clinical experiences provide opportunities for diagnostic evaluation and treatment for a range of psychiatric disorders in adults and/or children, including bipolar and unipolar affective disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, attentional disorders, personality disorders and some psychotic disorders.

Canvas Site     Syllabus


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Site Code Site Name Notes


UMMC - West Bank - East Building

The majority of placements for this course are at UMMC. Students placed at other sites (see below) will be contacted by the course coordinator after the drop/add deadline passes. All sites are in the Twin Cities area.


Abbott Northwestern - WestHealth Clinic

Outpatient Clinic for children and adolescents, Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) for adolescents

AL-1005 Allina Health Maple Grove Clinic  
DH-1000 Anoka Metro Regional Treatment Center  
DH-1001 St. Peter Regional Treatment Center  

Mental Health Court: 4th District Court Psychological Services Hennepin County Courthouse

Government Center Building

Room C-509

PC-1000 PrairieCare - Brooklyn Park - Inpatient Hospital Inpatient Hospitalization for children and adolescents


PrairieCare - Brooklyn Park, Medical Office Building

Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) for children and adolescents, Healthy Emotions Program (HEP) for adolescents, Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) for adults


PrairieCare - Edina

Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) for children and adolescents, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), First Episode Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

SL-1003 St. Luke's Hospital  

Required session attendance:

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  M-F, 8:00am-5:30pm

Direct patient care:  Yes

Consent Requirement:  Open to student scheduling

Course Objectives:  At the end of the 4-week rotation, the student will have acquired:

  • The opportunity to arrange various clinical experiences to explore a breadth of clinical experiences in psychiatry
  • The ability to complete a general psychiatric diagnostic assessment
  • The ability to formulate a case, integrating biological, psychological, and social issues
  • The ability to generate and carry out a plan of care, including pharmacological, psychological and social intervetions
  • Exposure to the various presentations of depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and adjustment disorders and othe rdisorders mentioned above, and how to differentiate among them
  • Enhanced capability in creating a collaborative relationship with a wide variety of patients, so as to gain essential information and build and implement a therapeutic plan
  • Enhanced skills in their capacity to educate patients and their families

Graded Components:

  • Global Performance Assessment by faculty

Grading Scale:  H/E/S/N

Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed

Course equivalency:  Does Not Apply