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mental status exam
quick and dirty, i.e., use appearance to judge mental state, or talk to someone to see if they have organized thinking; sensorium- orientation to time and place; vocab- use context
personality testing-projective testing
TAT (Thematic Aptitude Test) show pictures and have them tell a story subjective
positive emissions tomography/mri
radioactive isotope (tracer substance- goes pass theblood brain barrier as glucose and highlights the targeted part of the brain
has you do tasks while getting the scan shows whats happening in the brain while you do a task
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