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EMERGENCY MENTAL HEALTH OVERVIEW

This module provides an introduction to Emergency Mental Health. The topics covered include:

  • Emergency Mental Health: A look at Crisis Intervention and Psychiatric Emergencies
  • Mental Status Assessment
  • Lethality Assessments: Risk to Self and Risk to Others
  • Principles of Assessment and Management of Typical Psychiatric Presentations within the Emergency Department: Mood Disorders; Psychosis; Anxiety Disorders
  • Psychotropic Medications: Antipsychotics, Antidepressants, Anxiolytics
  • Legal Considerations

References

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