Post a treatment plan for the older adult client in the Week 10: Case Study found in this week’s Learning Resources

To prepare:·        

  • Download and review the Week 10: Case Study from this week’s Learning Resources.
  • Review this week’s Learning Resources and reflect on the insights they provide.

By Day 3

Post a treatment plan for the older adult client in the Week 10: Case Study found in this week’s Learning Resources. Be sure to address the following in your post:

  • Which diagnosis should be considered?
  • What is the DSM-V Coding for the diagnosis you are considering?
  • What is your rationale for the diagnosis? Be sure and link the  client’s signs and symptoms to the DSM-V diagnostic criteria to support  your diagnosis.
  • What tests or tools should be considered to help identify the correct diagnosis?
  • What differential diagnosis should be considered?
  • What Treatment Strategy would you recommend?
  • What treatment would you prescribe and what is the rationale?
  • Safety
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Diagnostic Tests
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • What standard guidelines would you use to treat or assess this patient?
  • Clinical Note: Is depression a normal part of aging?
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