Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale
$3.00 | CEU Hours:1.00 | Intermediate*This course is not approved for NBCC renewal. Please see our NBCC category of courses here.
CEU Course Description
This course was developed as a Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale Training overview. The course briefly looks at the background of the BPRS, along with the items that are rated, and the scoring and guidelines for each category.
CEU Course Objectives
1. List the items that the BPRS evaluates and how each rating is determined by a client’s mental, emotional, and physical health and behavior.
2. Discuss which sources are appropriate to use to validate each of the items rated.
3. Explain what should be done if one is unsure about a particular item rated and how these choices will impact the client’s total pathology score.
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