Flashcards in Psych Assess and MSE Deck (23):
delusions of reference
other ppls thoughts words or actions refer to self
delusion of persecution
other ppl have malevolent intentions
delusions of religious
unrealistic special relationship with God
delusions of nhilistic
destruction of self, world, or body part
delusion of grandeur
special or gifted, powerful, or important without factual support
delusions, HI, SI are part of thought...
flow and rhythm of thoughts, organization of thoughts are part of thought...
choice of words based on similar sounds
repeating another person's words/phrases
making up words that don't make sense
disorganized senseless progression of words
repeating same words or ideas regardless of stimuli and what is going on
flight of ideas/looseness of association
ideas are not logical, loosely connected, change topics abruptly
interruption or delay in thought
What is the most common hallucination for psychiatric d/o?
Visual hallucinations are more common in
cognitive, organic d/o or trauma
olfactory, tactile hallucinations are common in
drug use and medical conditions
HS edu: 27-30 normal, 21-26 mild/mod, 1-20 Dementia
NonHS edu: 25-30 normal, 20-24 mild/mod, 1-19 Dementia
Intimate partner violence: When is somone at greatest risk?
when they have talked about separating recently and when the victim believes the abuser is capable of killing
have you ever felt the need to Cut down on your drinking?
have you ever felt Annoyed by criticism about your drinking?
have you every felt Guilty about your drinking?
have you ever taken a drink first thing in the morning for an Eye opener?
2 or more yes may be predictive for alcohol abuse; 1 yes indicates hazardous drinking
Stages of change