Case Study Depression

Case Study Depression

DIRECTIONS

At each Decision Point stop to complete the following:

Decision #1: Differential Diagnosis

Which Decision did you select? ….. (Cyclothymic disorder)

Why did you select this Decision? Support your response with evidence.

What were you hoping to achieve by making this Decision? Support your response with evidence

Explain any difference between what you expected to achieve with Decision #1 and the results of the Decision. Why were they different?

At this point, please discuss any additional diagnostic tests you would perform on Stefanie.

Decision #2: Treatment Plan for Psychotherapy

Which decision did you select and why ? Support your response with evidence …. (Begin Abilify 10 mg orally daily)

What were you hoping to achieve by making this Decision? Support your response with evidence and references

Explain any difference between what you expected to achieve with Decision #2 and the results of the Decision. Why were they different?

 

Decision #3: Treatment Plan for Psychopharmacology

Why did you select this Decision? …(Maintain current dose of Abilify).. Support your response with evidence

What were you hoping to achieve by making this Decision? Support your response with evidence and references

Explain any difference between what you expected to achieve with Decision #3 and the results of the decision. Why were they different?

 

Also include how ethical considerations might impact your treatment plan and communication with clients and their family.

MUST USE DSM-5 as a source

 
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