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Initial Primary Care Screening for Severe Psychiatric Illness   [open pdf - 61KB]

"Most reactions experienced by displaced individuals in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina will be transient or respond to brief supportive interventions. However, primary care providers conducting initial assessments should remain vigilant for mental disorders requiring further psychiatric evaluation and treatment. The following screening questions will help primary care providers determine when additional referral is indicated."

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Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress: http://www.centerforthestudyoftraumaticstress.org
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