Abnormal Psychology (Study Guide) / Edition 8

Abnormal Psychology (Study Guide) / Edition 8

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

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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

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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

Introduction: Historical and Scientific Considerations.
Current Paradigms in Psychopathology and Therapy.
Classification and Diagnosis.
Clinical Assessment Procedures.
Reasearch Methods in the Study of Abnormal Behavior.
Anxiety Disorders.
Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders.
Psychophysiological Disorders and Health Psychology.
Eating Disorders.
Mood Disorders.
Schizophrenia.
Substance-Related Disorders.
Personality Disorders.
Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders.
Disorders of Childhood.
Aging and Psychological Disorders.
Outcomes and Issues in Psychological Intervention.
Legal and Ethical Issues.
Glossary.
References.
Quotation and Illustration Credits.
Photo Credits.
Indexes.

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