Psychiatric interviewing and assessment [E-Book] / Rob Poole, Robert Higgo.
Poole, Rob, (author)
Higgo, Robert, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2006
1 online resource (ix, 228 pages)
englisch
9780511544224
9780521671194
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Table of Contents:
  • Diagnosis
  • History
  • Mental state and psychopathology
  • Cognitive state assessment and organic disease
  • Office-based psychiatric assessment
  • Understanding and managing relationships with patients
  • Difficulties relating to psychosis
  • Unpopular patients
  • Values and beliefs
  • Culture
  • Who should I be?
  • Interviewing with other team members
  • Interviewing families and other informants
  • In the community
  • Personality
  • Risk and safety
  • Note-keeping, letters and reports
  • Afterword : getting alongside patients.