This is the shell you will use for your research papers.
Please Choose from Schizophrenia or Bi-Polar Disorder.
2-3 paragraphs about the general disorder
Signs and Symptoms
2 Paragraphs about general signs and symptoms of the disorder
suicide/ homicide/ substance abuse
2-3 sentences about statistics of suicide/homicide/ substance abuse of the disorder
2-3 paragraphs of the general treatment of the disorder
The assessment part will be on the individual of the video I have attached for the week.
You will do Axis which is from the DSM-IV but a good teaching tool. You fill in each axis; if nothing applies you write N/A.
Axis I- Major Mental Illness
Axis II- Personality Disorder
Axis III- Any medical conditions
Axis IV- Environmental and Social Factors
Axis V- Global Assessment of Functioning ( How well the individual functions in society)
V Code is the code used in billing for DSM V.