1. What is your diagnostic formulation? How does the diagnosis(es) meet DSM criteria?
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  3. What are your rule-outs (differentials)?
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  5. What screening/assessment tools would you use (if any) and why?
  6. Discuss the etiology of your major psychiatric diagnosis(es) and the psychological underpinnings.
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  8. Discuss the epidemiology associated with your diagnostic formulation.
  9. Discuss medical concerns (if any) and suggested interventions.
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  11. What would be your therapeutic interventions while the patient is in the hospital? Outpatient? Include both psychotherapeutic and psychopharmacologic interventions. Be specific and evidence based when determining your treatment strategies.
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  13. Discuss key points that might be considered when interviewing this patient considering his diagnosis(es).
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  15. What should you keep in mind about counter-transference issues that might come up with this type of client? How would you manage your feelings and minimize impact on the therapeutic process?
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  17. Give the prognostic factors associated with your diagnostic formulation.
  18. Discuss the risk assessment for this gentleman.
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  20. As a resource for nursing staff, what factors would you keep in mind when consulting with them around the care of this patient?

 

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