The iBook publication of this title consists
of two parts.

The Psychiatric InterviewBook (48 pages) & dvd-rom

ISBN: 978-90-77201-36-7

authors: Dr. Maarten Bak, Dr. Rob van Diest & Drs. Myriam de Ruijter

  • Introduction
    • Methodology of psychiatric assessment
    • Positioning mental status examination
    • General nature of mental status examination
    • The mental status examination as a medical skill
    • The DVD-ROM “The mental status examination as a medical skill“
  • Characteristics of the mental status examination
    • Main classification psychological functions in the examination
    • Method of examination
    • Exploration
    • Observation
    • Reporting the examination
    • Terminology and references to pathology
    • First impressions
    • Cognitive functions
    • Affective functions
    • Conative functions
  • The mental status examination summarized
    • First impressions
    • Cognitive functions
    • Affective functions
    • Conative functions

The Psychiatric Interview