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| Merchant: Wolters Kluwer Health ISBN: 9781605474298
This brand-new video offers nursing students an introduction to psychiatrichealth history taking and mental status examination, with a focus on effectivecommunication, appropriate techniques, and expected findings. Delivered viathePoint, this 50-minute video is organized into two major segments: approach to the health history interview and how to conduct a comprehensive mental status examination, including tests for appearance, behavior, speech andlanguage, manner, mood, thoughts, and cognitive functions. The video depictsresponses from patients that are representative of common psychiatric problems. Cultural, ethnic, and developmental diversity are reflected throughout the cast.