Psychological Evaluation and Mental Status Examination
Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Apply quantitative assessment tools to evaluate symptoms, levels of functioning, and quality of life.
2. Compare and contrast evidence-based tools to evaluate mental status. (e.g., Mini-Mental Status Examination [MMSE], Mini-Cog, Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination, Montreal Cognitive Assessment, etc.)
3. Determine a plan to incorporate universal screening for behavioral health conditions into practice.
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Scott A. Fields, Ph.D. – Professor; Director of Behavioral Science, West Virginia University School of Medicine – Charleston Division; Department of Family Medicine, Charleston, West Virginia
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