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2 horas para completar

Course introduction & communication

Welcome to The University of Melbourne Massive Open Online Course in International Psychiatry. This course has been designed to provide essential background knowledge and practical skills for health professionals working with mentally unwell patients. In this first week of the course, you will learn about the importance of good communication skills. Working effectively and collaboratively with patients is the goal of every mental health professional. This can often be challenging for practitioners, especially when patients are very unwell or reluctant to seek help. Good communication skills are essential to engage patients and families, and to build therapeutic relationships with our clients. In this module we will look at skills and concepts that come in useful when interviewing patients.

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2 videos (Total 11 minutos), 5 readings, 1 quiz
2 videos
Building a Therapeutic Relationship7m
5 lecturas
Course outline10m
Your teaching team10m
Start-of-course survey10m
The Therapeutic Relationship10m
Interview and engagement techniques20m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Week 1 Quiz (worth 10% of your final grade)20m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

Clinical skills

Welcome to the Clinical Skills module. The focus of this week's learning will on skills and concepts that come in useful when documenting a psychiatric patient history.

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2 videos (Total 43 minutos), 2 quizzes
2 videos
Case Study - Depression29m
1 ejercicio de práctica
The psychiatric patient history (optional non assessed quiz)8m
Semana
3
3 horas para completar

Mental state examination

The Mental State Examination (MSE) is a core skill in psychiatry, and an integral part of the patient interview. This week we will look at each component of the MSE, and how to classify, interpret, and document the patient’s presentation

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4 videos (Total 24 minutos), 6 readings
4 videos
The Affect in the Mental State Examination5m
The Thought Process in the Mental State Examination3m
Thought Content and the Delusion10m
6 lecturas
Background to the Mental State Examination5m
Appearance10m
Behaviour and speech10m
Mood and Affect10m
Perceptual Disturbance20m
Assessment of Thought, Language and Communication activity20m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

The Biopsychosocial Model

Now that you are familiar with the Mental State Examination, you will be required to write and submit your second peer reviewed assignment for this course - documenting a mental state examination. Later this week, we'll take a closer look at 'the biopsychosocial model' - a framework for integrating different aspects of the patient’s life into a wholistic understanding of their mental illness. In this module, you will learn about the model, and apply it to a clinical scenario.

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2 videos (Total 16 minutos), 2 quizzes
2 videos
The Biopsychosocial Model3m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Biopsychosocial Model (optional non assessed quiz)10m
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por JPMay 11th 2018

Very good at reinforcing the basics of a psychiatric assessment, and gives a broad understanding of issues in international psychiatry. Overall, a thoroughly enjoyable and useful course

Instructores

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Greg Shields

Dr.
Department of Psychiatry
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Mahesh Jayaram

Dr
Department of Psychiatry

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