Psychiatric Interviewing and Assessment

Psychiatric Interviewing and Assessment

by Robert Poole, Robert Higgo
     
 

This book will help mental health professionals to develop skills in psychiatric interviewing and assessment.See more details below

Overview

This book will help mental health professionals to develop skills in psychiatric interviewing and assessment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521671194
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
238
Sales rank:
1,411,069
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I. What Am I Trying to Find Out Here?: 1. Diagnosis; 2. History; 3. Mental state and psychopathology; 4. Cognitive state assessment and organic disease; Part II. The Main Principles of One to One Interviewing: 5. Office based psychiatric assessment; 6. Understanding and managing relationships with patients; Part III. The Difficult Interview: 7. Difficulties relating to psychosis; 8. Unpopular patients; Part IV: Self awareness; 9. Values and beliefs; 10. Culture; 11. Who should I be?; Part V. Out of the Clinic: 12. Interviewing with other team members; 13. Interviewing families and other informants; 14. In the community; Part VI. Drawing it all Together: 15. Personality; 16. Risk and safety; 17. Note keeping, letters and reports; Afterword: Getting alongside patients.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >