Assignment 2: Practicum ExperienceÂ PlanÂ (PEP) Photo Credit: Getty Images As you
Assignment 2: Practicum ExperiencePlan(PEP) Photo Credit: Getty Images As you establish your goals and objectives for this course you are committing to an organized plan that will frame your practicum experience in a clinical setting including planned activities assessment and achievement of defined outcomes. In particular they must address the categories of clinical reasoning quality in your clinical specialty and interpersonal collaborative practice. For this Assignment you will consider the areas you aim to focus on to gain practical experience as an advanced practice nurse. Then you will develop a Practicum Experience Plan (PEP) containing the objectives you will fulfill in order to achieve your aims.Forthis practicum experience be sure to develop goals and objectives that allow you to synthesize knowledge and skills related to assessment diagnosis and treatment planning. To Prepare Review your Clinical Skills Self-Assessment Form you submitted last week and think about areas for which you would like to gain application-level experience and/or continued growth as an advanced practice nurse. How can your experiences in the practicum help you achieve these aims?u202f Review the information related to developing objectives provided in this weeks Learning Resources.u202fYour practicumu202flearning objectives that you want to achieve during your practicum experience must be: Specificu202f Measurableu202f Attainableu202f Results-focusedu202f Time-bound Reflective of the higher-order domains of Blooms taxonomy (i.e. application level and above)u202f Discuss your professional aims and your proposedpracticumobjectives with your Preceptor to ascertain if the necessary resources are available at your practicum site. Select one nursing theory and one counseling/psychotherapy theory to best guide your clinical practice. Explain why you selected these theories. Support your approach with evidence-based literature. Create a timeline of practicum activities that demonstrates how you plan to meet these goals and objectives based on your practicum requirements.