Module 6: Psychological Evidence of Torture and Ill Treatment (PowerPoint Presentation) « Slideshows & Media  « Downloads 
|Date posted||December 29, 2011|
|Categories||Slideshows & Media , Model Curriculum |
|Tags||istanbul protocol |
(There is PowerPoint presentation to accompany each of the nine Istanbul Protocol Model Medical Curriculum modules. Designed primarily for instructors who prefer to use a lecture format, the content of the presentations closely parallels that of the modules.) Module 6 addresses psychological evidence of torture. It provide clinicians with understanding of the central role of the psychological evaluation, how to conduct and psychological evaluation and how to interpret relevant findings. It reviews the value and limitations of using diagnostic classifications and the use of psychometric instruments. It also includes information on evaluating children who have been directly or indirectly exposed to torture. Case information for two Psychological Evaluations are included at the end of Module 6 to provide students an opportunity to formulate their own clinical impressions and review them with other students and the instructor.