Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  
Limit search to available items
Book Cover
Author Carlat, Daniel J., author.

Title The psychiatric interview / Daniel J. Carlat, M.D., Publisher, The Carlat Psychiatry Report, The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts.

Publication Info. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.89075 C278P    Check Shelf
Edition Fourth edition.
Description xix, 335 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
Series Practical guides in psychiatry
Practical guides in psychiatry.
Contents I: General principles of effective interviewing -- The initial interview: a preview -- Logistic preparations: what to do before the interview -- The therapeutic alliance: what it is, why it's important, and how -- Asking questions I: how to approach threatening topics -- Asking questions II: tricks for improving patient recall -- Asking questions III: how to change topics with style -- Techniques for the reluctant patient -- Techniques for the overly talkative patient -- Techniques for the malingering patient -- Techniques for the adolescent patient -- Interviewing family members and other informants -- Techniques for other challenging situations -- Practical psychodynamics in the diagnostic interview -- II: The psychiatric history -- Obtaining the history of present illness -- Obtaining the psychiatric history -- Screening for general medical conditions -- Family psychiatric history -- Obtaining the social and developmental history -- III: Interviewing for diagnosis : the psychiatric review of symptoms -- How to memorize the DSM-5 criteria -- Interviewing for diagnosis: the art of hypothesis testing -- Mental status examination -- Assessing suicidal and homicidal ideation -- Assessing mood disorders I: depressive disorders -- Assessing mood disorders II: bipolar disorder -- Assessing anxiety, obsessive, and trauma disorders -- Assessing alcohol use disorder -- Assessing psychotic disorders -- Assessing neurocognitive disorders (Dementia and delirium) -- Assessing eating disorders and somatic symptom disorder -- Assessing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder -- Assessing personality disorders -- IV: Interviewing for treatment -- How to educate your patient -- Negotiating a treatment plan -- Writing up the results of the interview.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-325) and index.
Summary This handbook is a guide to every aspect of the psychiatric interview. It begins with general principles of effective interviewing, including techniques for approaching threatening topics, improving patient recall, and dealing with challenging patients.
Subject Interviewing in psychiatry -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Mental illness -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Psychotherapist and patient -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Interviewing in psychiatry. (OCoLC)fst00977634
Mental illness -- Diagnosis. (OCoLC)fst01016561
Psychotherapist and patient. (OCoLC)fst01081724
Health and Fitness.
Health and Wellbeing.
Interview, Psychological -- methods. (DNLM)D007406Q000379
Mental Disorders -- diagnosis. (DNLM)D001523Q000175
Physician-Patient Relations. (DNLM)D010817
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Handbook. (DNLM)D020479
ISBN 9781496327710
Add a Review