Abnormal Psychology / Edition 8

Abnormal Psychology / Edition 8

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by Ronald J. Comer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1429282541

ISBN-13: 9781429282543

Pub. Date: 02/01/2012

Publisher: Worth Publishers

An award-winning instructor, and practicing therapist, Ronald Comer brings an unmatched range of experience and depth of understanding to the teaching of abnormal psychology. It is that firsthand knowledge of the concerns of students, the complexities of the field, and the real struggles of people with psychological disorders that makes Comer's masterful

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An award-winning instructor, and practicing therapist, Ronald Comer brings an unmatched range of experience and depth of understanding to the teaching of abnormal psychology. It is that firsthand knowledge of the concerns of students, the complexities of the field, and the real struggles of people with psychological disorders that makes Comer's masterful text, Abnormal Psychology so compelling.

Like no other textbook, Comer's Abnormal Psychology provides a balanced, authoritative, and objective portrait of the field as interpreted today, encompassing all major theoretical models, research directions, clinical experiences, therapies, and controversies. In the new edition, as always, Comer presents the subject clearly and compassionately, drawing special attention to topics students care about while turning time and again to examples of real people and the disorders with which they struggle.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429282543
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
02/01/2012
Edition description:
Eighth Edition
Pages:
736
Sales rank:
349,267
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.20(d)

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Table of Contents

Abnormal Psychology in Science and Clinical Practice

1 Abnormal Psychology: Past and Present

2 Research in Abnormal Psychology

3 Models of Abnormality

4 Clinical Assessment, Diagnosis, and Treatment


Problems of Anxiety and Mood

5. Anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Related Disorders

6. Disorders of Trauma and Stress

7. Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

8. Treatments for Depressive and Bipolar Disorders

9. Suicide


Problems of the Mind and Body

10. Disorders Featuring Somatic Symptoms

11. Eating Disorders

12. Substance Use and Addictive Disorders

13. Disorders of Sex and Gender: Sexual Dysfunctions, Paraphilic Disorders, and Gender Dysphoria


Problems of Psychosis and the Cognitive Function

14. Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders

15. Treatments for Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders


Life-Span Problems

16. Personality Disorders

17. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence

18. Disorders of Aging and Cognition


Conclusion

19. Law, Society, and the Mental Health Profession

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