*Evaluation portion is very different
-Talk to the child
-Get the history from the parent
-Observe the child in school
-Look at the medical records
-Get a more holistic picture
-Keep in mind what normal develop
Pyschopathology 50% of population is diagnosable at some pt in their lifetime Civil War and WWI: sense of need to deal with psych diagnoses post-war o Smith College SSW: founded in 1918 to deal with WWI vets
DSM-IV: viewed as a way to adopt
Over-valued idea: a delusion that isn't really a delusion False or unreasonable belief or idea that is held beyond the bounds of reason. Less extreme than a delusion- delusions are much more obviously false. Schizophrenia: 4 main categories of schizo
Paper due date has been moved to April 8th, 2008.
“The three-trillion dollar war”
PTSD; originally called “soldier’s heart” or “shell-shock”
3 things to think about:
1. Diagnose the person, not the event or checklist.
2. The closer you are to
3/11/08 Mental Status Exam Appearance/Behavior Speech/Language Mood/Affect Hallucinations/Delusions/Obsessions/Compulsions/Phobias Cognition Pg. 34 in DSM IV is the GAF scale. Other anxiety disorders represent a psychological invalidism They are psyc
4/1/08 "The murky politics of mind/body" New York Times * Brain/Mind relationships still not fully understood. * Should mental health be covered to the same degree as somatic illnesses?
Paper: Date and course number on title page Headers In-text c
* Addictive disorders, eating disorders, sexual disorders, etc.
* Situated at the intersection of the brain and the mind.
* Problematic behaviors arise from intentional choices resting on drives which are
sustained by learnin
4/8/08 Gender Identity Disorder: Books: Homosexuality and psychoanalysis Beyond Sexuality The Mind has Mountains Where do they end up? Even if it's about surgery, there are still things to talk about. Discuss their desire for children.
For the test: Know the five axis Mini-mental vs. mental states exam Know how to score a GAF Suicidal ideation is between 41-50 Difference between moderate symptoms and partial remission Manic and hypomanic aren't as frequent or as long lasting as the