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Psychiatric Clinical Skills
Psychiatric Clinical Skills
Revised 1st edition
David S. Goldbloom
Price: $59.95 CAD each
Book | ISBN 978-1-77052-378-4 | 408 pages | Published: 2010 | English | Product Code: PG136

Psychiatric Clinical Skills is a practical guide to engaging and assessing people who have mental health problems. Written by a team of experienced clinicians, it focuses on “what to ask” and “how to ask”and covers a wide  spectrum of clinical problems and settings. It includes a chapter written from the perspective of people who live with mental health problems.

As well as covering the full range of mental health disorders, the guide includes informaition about:

  • culture competence
  • assessment of children, adolescents and older adults
  • assessment of families
  • use of standardized rating scales
  • documentation

Each chapters includes easy-to-use features such as clinical vignettes, chapter overviews and key-point summaries.