Abnormal Psychology / Edition 3

Abnormal Psychology / Edition 3

by Thomas F. Oltmanns, Robert E. Emery
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130871370

ISBN-13: 9780130871374

Pub. Date: 09/21/2000

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This new edition retains the book's engaging and innovative systems approach, integrating the biological, psychological, and social perspectives in one concurrent story. Scientific methods are presented in a clear and non-threatening manner, and are based on the most current research. Chapter topics include personality disorders, eating disorders,…  See more details below

Overview

This new edition retains the book's engaging and innovative systems approach, integrating the biological, psychological, and social perspectives in one concurrent story. Scientific methods are presented in a clear and non-threatening manner, and are based on the most current research. Chapter topics include personality disorders, eating disorders, substance use disorders, sexual and gender identity disorders, schizophrenic disorders, mood disorders and suicide, treatment of psychological disorders, and more. For psychologists, psychiatrists, and professionals in the mental health field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130871374
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
09/21/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
730
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.87(h) x 0.44(d)

Related Subjects

Table of Contents

Preface
1Examples and Definitions of Abnormal Behavior1
2Causes of Abnormal Behavior: From Paradigms to Systems30
3Treatment of Psychological Disorders70
4Classification and Assessment110
5Mood Disorders150
6Anxiety Disorders198
7Acute and Posttraumatic Stress Disorders, Dissociative Disorders, and Somatoform Disorders238
8Stress and Physical Health282
9Personality Disorders314
10Eating Disorders354
11Substance Use Disorders384
12Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders424
13Schizophrenic Disorders458
14Dementia, Delirium, and Amnestic Disorders500
15Mental Retardation and Pervasive Developmental Disorders530
16Psychological Disorders of Childhood570
17Adjustment Disorders and Difficult Life Events: Life Cycle Transitions608
18Mental Health and the Law640
Glossary676
References689
Credits727
Name Index731
Subject Index747
About the Authors763

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >