The American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Psychiatric Evaluation of Adults
The American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Psychiatric Evaluation of Adults

The American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines for the Psychiatric Evaluation of Adults

by American Psychiatric Association

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780890424650
Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/27/2015
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 170
Product dimensions: 8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Executive SummaryBackground and development processRating the strength of research evidence and recommendationsGoals and scope of guidelines for the psychiatric evaluation of adultsTime required to complete a psychiatric evaluationProper use of guidelinesOrganization of the practice guidelines for the psychiatric evaluation of adultsGuideline statementsReferencesPractice Guidelines for the Psychiatric Evaluation of Adults, Third EditionGuidelines and ImplementationGuideline I. Review of psychiatric symptoms, trauma history, and psychiatric treatment historyGuideline II. Substance use assessmentGuideline III. Assessment of suicide riskGuideline IV. Assessment of risk for aggressive behaviorsGuideline V. Assessment of cultural factorsGuideline VI. Assessment of medical healthGuideline VII. Quantitative assessmentGuideline VIII. Involvement of the patient in treatment decision makingGuideline IX. Documentation of the psychiatric evaluationReview of Available EvidenceGuideline I. Review of psychiatric symptoms, trauma history, and psychiatric treatment historyGuideline II. Substance use assessmentGuideline III. Assessment of suicide riskGuideline IV. Assessment of risk for aggressive behaviorsGuideline V. Assessment of cultural factorsGuideline VI. Assessment of medical healthGuideline VII. Quantitative assessmentGuideline VIII. Involvement of the patient in treatment decision makingGuideline IX. Documentation of the psychiatric evaluationQuality Measurement ConsiderationsGuideline I. Review of psychiatric symptoms, trauma history, and psychiatric treatment historyGuideline II. Substance use assessmentGuideline III. Assessment of suicide riskGuideline IV. Assessment of risk for aggressive behaviorsGuideline V. Assessment of cultural factorsGuideline VI. Assessment of medical healthGuideline VII. Quantitative assessmentGuideline VIII. Involvement of the patient in treatment decision makingGuideline IX. Documentation of the psychiatric evaluationGuideline Development ProcessManagement of potential conflicts of interestWork group compositionExpert opinion data collectionSystematic review methodologyRating the strength of supporting research evidenceRating the strength of recommendationsExternal reviewApprovalGlossary of TermsReferences. DisclosuresAdvisor to the Work GroupIndividuals and Organizations That Submitted Comments

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