Name of Examinee: Lady Macbeth
Case Number: 2719
Date of the report: 16/06/12
Purpose for Evaluation
Lady Macbeth is a white, Scottish lady of middle age and upper class background and social status. She is married to the Thane of Cawdor and Glamis, Lord Macbeth, and currently has no need for a job and remains a housewife. She was admitted due to the express referral of her husband, Macbeth, who insisted that she needed immediate psychoanalysis and potentially medication. I have taken the chance to interview her, on the request from her husband, so I may judge for myself the severity of the situation at hand. After a conversation with Macbeth, it seems to be that Lady Macbeth is suffering from psychopathic tendencies and is in dire need of help. According to Macbeth, she has already committed infanticide and has plans for regicide; he recommends (with complete discretion) that she is to be locked away immediately. She may simply suffer from underlying depressive disorders but the true cause is yet to be found. The preliminary results were reported in the patient's progress notes on 12/06/12. The current report will supplement and elaborate upon those preliminary findings Examinee Background Information
Lady Macbeth lives with her husband and servants in a castle in Northern Scotland. She is believed to be between the ages of 35-42 yet she has not been willing to elaborate upon the accuracy of these facts. Lady Macbeth leads a mainly solitary life, as her husband is pre-occupied with his active role in the Scottish Army. Due to reports from staff and workers, she very rarely interacts with her staff, except for at meal times and when she needs assistance, this information resounds very strongly of the possibility of an underlying depressive disorder due to her reclusive habits. In her early life as a wife she bore a child which was reported to have died at the age of six and a half months due to an accident with...