Learning Outcomes for Study Session 16

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

16.1  Define and use correctly all of the key words printed in bold. (SAQ 16.1)

16.2  Describe what somatisation is, identify when it may be present and explain how you could help. (SAQ 16.3)

16.3  Explain how you would give advice to a person who is worrying too much. (SAQs 16.1 and 16.2)

16.4  Explain how you would help people with sleep problems. (SAQs 16.1 and 16.2)

16.5  Describe how you would detect mental health problems arising from violence or life-threatening accidents. (SAQ 16.4)

16.6  Explain how you would help women who are victims of intimate partner violence. (SAQ 16.4)

Study Session 16  Mental Health Problems in Daily Life

16.1  Physical complaints without an identifiable medical cause