1. Watch the assigned movie.(A Beautiful Mind )
2. Pretend that you have had the chance to conduct a diagnostic interview with the movie’s main character.
3. Create a clinical write-up, assuming you conducted a face-to-face interview with the movie’s main character. Follow all of the usual guidelines for the clinical write-up as we have been doing so far in your other papers. You are free to make up examples of things the person might say, or ways in which you might observe their behavior for the MSE, as long as the things you create are consistent with their diagnosis.
ID: 39yo white male
CC: “I’ve been
SH: Married, lives with wife and two children.
Subs Hx: Reports drinking 2 beers on the weekends, denies history of problems or treatment associated with substance use.
PH: Reports no history of mental health problems or treatment.
FH: Reports family history of depression in both maternal and paternal grandmothers; t
MH: Reports no current medications or other treatment for medical conditions.
DX: Adjustment Disorder with Depressed Mood 309.0