Mental State Examination - An Introduction - PDC52595




2 hours

This online Short Course outlines the components of the Mental State Examination and the relevant applications in the management and diagnostic impression of patients with a mental health illness.

The fee for this short course will be $45.00.

Standard Course Structure

Study Mode: Online
Duration: 2 hours
  1. Recognise a diagnostic impression within your scope of practice
  2. Describe different models of psychiatric formulation
  3. Develop awareness of the fundamentals of a Mental State Examination (MSE).


Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

This course provides Professional Development for health professionals.

Undertaking this course enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded 2 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours and a CQUniversity Certificate of Completion.

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