cultural formulation

cultural formulation

A systematic review of a person's cultural background and the role of culture in the manifestation of symptoms and dysfunction. It includes the cultural identity of the individual, cultural explanations of the illness, cultural factors related to the environment and individual functioning, cultural elements of the clinician-patient relationship, and a general discussion of how cultural considerations may influence the diagnosis and treatment of a psychiatric illness.
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A good starting point is the DSM-5's Cultural Formulation Interview, which is a set of 16 questions psychiatrists can use to determine the impact of culture on a patient's clinical presentation and care.
Applying the DSM-5 Outline for Cultural Formulation and the Cultural Formulation Interview.
In order to provide better cultural assessment of all patients, the APA has provided an 11-page tool, the DSM-5 Cultural Formulation Interview (CFI) intended for clinicians to conduct in-depth cultural assessments of patients to aid in diagnosis and development of a comprehensive treatment plan (APA, 2013, pp.
The DSM-5 Cultural Formulation Interview is a useful tool for achieving this goal, including its supplementary modules such as the one on Cultural Identity.
Another important step in the roadmap, particularly in light of the cultural formulation guidelines in the DSM-5, is the recognition that the mental health workforce needs to be culturally and linguistically diverse.
Lim has organized the text generally at first, with sections devoted to assessment of culturally diverse individuals, and applying the DSM-5 outline for cultural formulation.
The Cultural Formulation model in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-V, American Psychiatric Association, 2013) is a valuable tool for articulating the value of self and other.
Alarcon (2009) noted that "the use of the cultural formulation is limited, culture in clinical assessment is reduced to mentions of race, ethnicity, language or migrant status" (p.
Cultural formulation has also been deemed important in training.
A cultural formulation approach to career counseling with international students.
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