Abnormal Psychology (Study Guide) / Edition 8

Abnormal Psychology (Study Guide) / Edition 8

by Gerald C. Davison, John M. Neale, Douglas Hindman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471386995

ISBN-13: 9780471386995

Pub. Date: 06/28/2000

Publisher: Wiley

This text continues to be one of the most current, authoritative overviews of the theories and research in psychopathology and intervention. Its widely praised scientific clinical approach blends the clinical and empirical/experimental as the authors examine each disorder from multiple perspectives. The text emphasizes different paradigms with a particular emphasis on…  See more details below

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This text continues to be one of the most current, authoritative overviews of the theories and research in psychopathology and intervention. Its widely praised scientific clinical approach blends the clinical and empirical/experimental as the authors examine each disorder from multiple perspectives. The text emphasizes different paradigms with a particular emphasis on the diathesis-stress paradigm as necessary for understanding most psychopathologies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471386995
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/28/2000
Edition description:
8TH
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 11.02(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. 1Introduction and Basic Issues1
1Introduction: Historical and Scientific Considerations3
2Current Paradigms in Psychopathology and Therapy27
3Classification and Diagnosis58
4Clinical Assessment Procedures73
5Research Methods in the Study of Abnormal Behavior109
Pt. 2Psychological Disorders127
6Anxiety Disorders129
7Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders165
8Psychophysiological Disorders188
9Mood Disorders224
10Personality Disorders262
11Substance Related Disorders285
12Sexual Disorders: Gender Identity Disorders and the Paraphilias330
13Sexual Dysfunctions363
14Schizophrenia388
Pt. 3Life-Span Developmental Disorders423
15Emotional and Behavioral Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence425
16Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation, and Autistic Disorder454
17Aging and Psychological Disorders489
Pt. 4Intervention and Legal and Ethical Issues525
18Insight Therapies527
19Cognitive and Behavior Therapies554
20Group, Couples, and Family Therapy and Community Psychology593
21Legal and Ethical Issues623

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