Neuropsychiatry Clinic Goals and Objectives

patient care

The resident will evaluate, diagnose and treat patients with:

  • complex neuropsychiatric problems
  • neurological illness and co-morbid psychiatric disorders
  • psychiatric disorders presenting with neurological symptoms
  • neurological disorders presenting with psychiatric symptoms

medical knowledge

The resident will demonstrate knowledge of:

  • neuroanatomy and neurophysiology as they pertain to patient presentations
  • common neurologic disorders and their management
  • presentations of neuropsychiatric syndromes
  • the intersection of neurology and psychiatry

systems based practice

The resident will demonstrate:

  • an understanding of the consultation process, and responsivity to consultation questions and requests
  • an understanding of the resources available to patients at the interface of neurology and psychiatry