Psychiatry Consult Liaison Service
"When a love-relationship is at its height there is no room left for any interest in the environment; a pair of lovers are sufficient to themselves”
- Sigmund Freud, Civilization and Its Discontents
In contrast to patient with self harm, it is also important to understand on how to manage aggressive and agitated patients.
It's hard to have gone through 7W without running into patient who have suicidal ideations. As a psychiatrist, this is one fo the most important safety evaluation. It is paramount to have a firm grasp on suicidality.
What is the difference between an AdSep and a MedBoard? What is the process to MedBoard an individual? The reading provided should help elaborate on these bread and butter concepts.
Treatment plans vary in the inpatient psychiatry setting. The reading on the right will provide insight to the reasoning as to not only developing an assessment and plan for the patients, but also achievable and measurable goals.