Goal/s: Establish confidence upon interaction, promote patient’s self-esteem, provide a high level of trust, promote self-enhancement through life confession experience, and gain working trust and relationship Date: 1/30/2013
Time: 15-20 minutes
Venue: National Center for Mental Health, Pavilion 4 (Forensic Ward) Patient’s General Appearance: The patient seems to have a sad mood as seen by his affect and the way of his speaking, which is not as lively as our first meeting. He still follows with the program and shares answers but his overall change is noticeable. The patient was much more reserved and took long pauses to answer the questions resulting in a short interview. Nurse| Patient| Therapeutic Communication| Analysis|
N: Magandang umaga Addong! (waves to px)N: Kamusta ka naman po?N: Ano po dahilan ng lungkot na inyong nararamdaman ngayon?N: Sino po ba ang bumibisita sa inyo dati?N: Ah, ganoon po ba? Ano naman po mga ginagawa niyo para malibang kayo dito?N: Bale, naaalala niyo po ba ang mga napag-usapan natin ngayon? Tungkol po sa mga nararamdaman niyo po ngayon na malungkot po kayo dahil walang bumibisita pero nalilibang mo naman ang sarili mo sa mga gawaing pang-araw araw.| P: Good morning din po sir! (smiles)P: Okay lang po sir. (Long Pause, looks around environment) Medyo malungkot lang po.P: (long pause, stares at nurse) Wala po kasing bumibisita sa akin, sir. Matagal na po yung huling bisita sa akin dito.P: (long pause, stares again) Yung kapatid ko po sir. Hindi po kasi kaya ng magulang ko bumisita eh.P: (long pause, smiles) Wala po sir. Natutulog po, at kumakain lang sir.P: (smiles) Opo sir. Naalala ko po. | Using NameBroad OpeningExploringExploringFocusingSummarizing| Using a person’s name makes him feel more valued, and introducing yourself is a basic step in establishing a therapeutic interaction.To establish open-ended communication.To have an idea on his present condition and help analyse his...