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mhmi ch 1

chap 1,2,3

axis 1 major psychiatric disorders except mental retardation and personality disorders
axis II mental retardation, personality disorders, maladaptive personality features, and defense mechanisms
Axis III current medical conditions
AxisIV psychosocial and environmental
axis V global assessment of functioning (GAF
DSM-IV-TR describes all mental disorders with specific criteria for each diagnosis or identifies treatment for various disorders
Period of Enlightment 1790 creation of asylums to offer protection
asylum safe haven with food, shelter, humane treatment for the mentally ill
1963 Community mental health centers act purpose was to treat those with mental illness in a less restrictive enviroment.
deinstitutionalization a shift in care of the mentally ill from institutional care in state hospitals to care in community based facilities
What was important about the 1950's psychotropic drugs 1st available
Revolving door repetitive hospital admissions-shorter stays
25% of people needing mh care receive it 25% or 1 in 4
Healthy people 2010 objectives are concerned with treatment of mental illness
antipsychotic drugs are used for
Created by: lvn2013