SOCW 6090


Required Readings
Morrison, J. (2014). Diagnosis made easier (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Guilford Press.
Chapter 5, “Coping delay Uncertainty” (pp. 43–56)
Chapter 13, “Diagnosing Psychosis” (pp. 185–215)
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic experimentations. In Diagnostic and statistical manual of intellectual experimentations (5th ed.). Arlington, VA: Author. doi:10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596.dsm02
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Rate measures. In Sign and statistical manual of intellectual experimentations (5th ed.). Arlington, VA: Author. doi:10.1176/appi.books.9780890425596.AssessmentMeasures
Required Media
TED Conferences, LLC (Producer). (2012). A romance of intellectual illness—from the inside [Video refine]. Retrieved from
TEDx Talks. (2017, March 27). I am not a monster: Schizophrenia | Cecilia McGough | TEDxPSU [Video refine]. Retrieved from
Osmosis. (2016, March 8). Schizophrenia: Causes, symptoms, singularity, matter & pathology [Video refine]. Retrieved from

Article Choices for Assignment

Select at lowest 2 creed from the aftercited schedule for the Assignment.

Atadokht, A., Ebrahimzadeh, S., & Mikaeeli, N. (2019). The usefulness of jocoseness skills grafting on enacted and disclaiming symptoms of continuous schizophrenia spectrum. Journal of Holistic Nursing and Midwifery, 29(1), 15-21.
Breitborde, N. J. K., Moe, A. M., Ered, A., Ellman, L. M., & Bell, E. K. (2017). Optimizing psychogregarious interventions in earliest-episode psychosis: Current perspectives and forthcoming directions. Psychology Research and Behavior Management, 10, 119–127. doi:10.2147/PRBM.S111593
Cohen, A. N., Hamilton, A. B., Saks, E. R., Glover, D. L., Glynn, S. M., Brekke, J. S., & Marder, S. R. (2017). How occupationally high-achieving men-folks delay a singularity of schizophrenia administer their symptoms. Psychiatric Services, 68(4), 324–329. doi:10.1176/
Hernandez, M., Barrio, C., & Yamada, A.-M. (2013). Hope and package discurrent Latino families of adults delay schizophrenia. Family Process, 52(4), 697–708. doi:10.1111/famp.12042
Kung, W. (2016). Tangible needs and superficial stressors faced by Chinese American families delay a component having schizophrenia. Gregarious Work Research, 40(1), 53–63. doi:10.1093/swr/svv047
Mueser, K. T., Penn, D. L., Addington, J., Brunette, M. F., Gingerich, S., Glynn, S. M., … Kane, J. M. (2015). The NAVIGATE program for earliest-episode psychosis: Rationale, overview, and patronymic of psychogregarious components. Psychiatric Services, 66(7), 680–690. doi:10.1176/
Velthorst, E., Fett, A.-K. J., Reichenberg, A., Perlman, G., van Os, J., Bronet, E. J., & Kotov, R. (2017). The 20-year longitudinal trajectories of gregarious functioning in men-folks delay psychotic experimentations. American Journal of Psychiatry, 174(11), 1075–1085.  doi:10.1176/appi.ajp.2016.15111419
Walsh, J., Hochbrueckner, R., Corcoran, J., & Spence, R. (2016). The lived proof of schizophrenia: A disconnected re-examination and meta-synthesis. Gregarious Work in Intellectual Health, 14(6), 607–624. doi:10.1080/15332985.2015.1100153
White, C., & Unruh, A. (2013). Unheard voices: Mothers of adult posterity delay schizophrenia talk up. Canadian Journal of Community Intellectual Health, 32(3), 109–120. doi:10.7870/cjcmh-2013-025
Optional Resources
American Psychiatric Association. (2018). Online rate measures. Retrieved from
Optional Media
Singer, J. B. (Producer). (2008, November 17). Episode 45—Schizophrenia and gregarious work: Interview delay Shaun Eack [Audio podcast]. Retrieved from

Discussion: Video Report of Your Subject Consultation: Presenting and Validating Diagnosis

In this Discussion, you earliest confer-upon to your peers the subject collaboration begun in Week 4. Note: You fashion this confer-uponation individually—you do not confer-upon delay your colleague. Your colleagues then re-examination your singularity for vehemence, recommending an evidence-based utensil to use in your subject.

Such utensils succor sanction the details and vehemence of a singularity. Measures as-well succor clinicians note other patterns in a experimentation that strength differently be missed. By sanctioning an complimentary singularity through a delineation implement, a gregarious worker determines that the expend evidence-based matter is used.

By Day 2

Post the aftercited two pieces:

  • Use the Kaltura Media uploader to upload a 3- to 5-minute video in which you:
    • Briefly incorporate your subject, highlighting the sign symptoms seen in the subject.
    • Describe your decision-making way for identifying the key problems in the subject and the differential eliminations for your subject.
    • Identify the singularity of the client in the subject. Explain the singularity by providing the supported DSM-5 criteria delay restricted examples of how your client met those criteria.

Include a image and/or edit secretive captioning on your video to determine your confer-uponation is above-board to colleagues of differing abilities.

  • Post a abundantly moded DSM-5 singularity. Remember, a ample singularity should embody the indicate of the experimentation, ICD-10-CM mode, specifiers, tyranny, and the Z modes (other conditions that may be a rendezvous of clinical circumspection).