Every individual seen by the psychiatrist presents
wide-ranging challenges to deal with during the assessment process.
In this second scenario we will work through a case where a patient
has taken an overdose and how to conduct an assessment.
The actor has been briefed on a real case study (modified to maintain anonymity), but the doctor begins the interview with only the information available at the start of the module.
The authors would like to acknowledge Dr Scott
Mackenzie and Dr Elizabeth van Horn for
You should allow approximately 45 minutes to complete this tutorial.