Psychiatric Quick Notes

Table of Contents
1 Behavioral Medicine Exam Notes …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 3
1.1 Intro to Behavioral Med ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 3
1.2 Empathy, Communication, and Counseling Skills ……………………………………………………………………………. 5
1.3 Relational Problems, Abuse, Neglect, and Rape …………………………………………………………………………….. 6
1.4 Mental Health Professions and Referral…………………………………………………………………………………………. 9
1.5 Behavioral Change……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 10
1.6 Client Adherence…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 12
1.7 Difficult Clinical Encounters………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 14
1.8 Stress and Disease…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 15
1.9 Crisis Assessment and Intervention…………………………………………………………………………………………….. 17
2 Behavioral Medicine Exam II Notes …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 19
2.1 Substance Use Disorders ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 19
2.2 Toxicology of Substance Use……………………………………………………………………………………………………… 24
2.3 Behavioral Medicine Pharmacotherapy………………………………………………………………………………………… 26
2.4 Working With Specific Populations………………………………………………………………………………………………. 29
2.5 Behavioral Interventions for Substance Use and Other Unhealthy Behaviors ……………………………………. 31
2.6 Client Education……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 33
2.7 End of Life Issues……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 34
3 Psychiatry Exam Notes……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 37
3.1 Intro to Psych …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 37
3.2 Eating Disorders……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 40
3.3 Anxiety Disorders……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 43
3.4 Mood Disorders………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 49
3.5 Somatoform Disorders ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 57
3.6 Personality Disorders ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 59
3.7 Psychotic Disorders ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 64
3.8 Sleep Disorders………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 69