Tom Pennybacker, consultant psychiatrist in London, talks about the typical process of a patient’s psychiatric evaluation, including assessing their backgound and sometimes discussing issues with family or friends. https://www.thechelseapsychologyclinic.com Chelsea Psychology Clinic are a group of London psychologists and psychiatrists offering private psychological therapy and psychiatry treatment from their premises across central London and Chelsea. The private therapy sessions cover the following areas: – Acceptance & Commitment Therapy – Cognitive Analytic Therapy – Cognitive-behavioural Therapy – Couples Therapy – Dialectical-behaviour Therapy – Mentalisation Based Treatment – Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy – Schema Therapy
A psychiatric evaluation is a clinical interview between the patient, sometimes their family or friends, as well and the psychiatrist, to try to make sense of both the difficulties that they’re having in the here and now. And possibly any background difficulties that have been around prior to that.