@drjudithjoseph In psychiatry, nonverbal communication can often speak volumes. Foot and leg movements can provide valuable insights into a person’s emotional state and aid in diagnosis. Psychiatrists combine various evaluation methods to ensure a comprehensive understanding of their patients’ mental health. Cultural differences are also factors to consider in looking at behavior. The Mini Mental Exam is just one tool used to inform behaviors and to aid the entire clinic picture and reading body language is only one part of many pieces of a clinical picture. Disclaimer: You may want to consider your individual mental health needs with a licensed medical professional. This page is not medical advice. #psychiatry #diagnosis #therapy ♬ vampire - Olivia Rodrigo