Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis / Edition 5

Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis / Edition 5

by Michel Hersen, Samuel M. Turner, Deborah C. Beidel
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471745847

ISBN-13: 9780471745846

Pub. Date: 02/16/2007

Publisher: Wiley

The most up-to-date coverage on adult psychopathology

Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis, Fifth Edition offers comprehensive coverage of the major psychological disorders and presents a balanced integration of empirical data and diagnostic criteria to demonstrate the basis for individual diagnoses. The accessible format and case study approach provide

Overview

The most up-to-date coverage on adult psychopathology

Adult Psychopathology and Diagnosis, Fifth Edition offers comprehensive coverage of the major psychological disorders and presents a balanced integration of empirical data and diagnostic criteria to demonstrate the basis for individual diagnoses. The accessible format and case study approach provide the opportunity to understand how diagnoses are reached.

Updated to reflect the rapid developments in the field of psychopathology, this Fifth Edition encompasses the most current research in the field including:

  • A thorough introduction to the principles of the DSM-IV-TR classification system and its application in clinical practice
  • The biological and neurological foundations of disorders and the implications of psychopharmacology in treatment
  • Illustrative case material as well as clinical discussions addressing specific disorders, diagnostic criteria, major theories of etiology, and issues of assessment and measurement
  • Coverage of the major diagnostic entities and problems seen in daily clinical work by those in hospitals, clinics, and private practice
  • A new chapter on race and ethnicity by renowned expert Stanley Sue

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471745846
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/16/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
744
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.00(h) x 2.30(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Overview.

1 Mental Disorders as Discrete Clinical Conditions: Dimensional versus Categorical Classification (Thomas A. Widiger and Stephanie Mullins-Sweatt).

2 The Problem of Dual Diagnosis (Melanie E. Bennett and Selvija Gjonbalaj-Morovic).

3 Structured and Semistructured Interviews for Differential Diagnosis: Issues and Applications (Daniel L. Segal and Frederick L. Coolidge).

4 Impact of Race and Ethnicity (Susan Tinsley Li, Sandra Jenkins, and Alecia Sundsmo).

Part II: Specific Disorders.

5 Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders (Gerald Goldstein).

6 Substance-Related Disorders: Alcohol (Eric F. Wagner, Mark B. Sobell, and Linda C. Sobell).

7 Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders: Drugs (Stacey B. Daughters, Marina A. Bornovalova, Christopher J. Correia, and C. W. Lejuez).

8 Schizophrenia (Dennis R. Combs and Kim T. Mueser).

9 Mood Disorders: Depressive Disorders (Leilani Feliciano and Patricia A. Areán).

10 Bipolar Disorder (David J. Miklowitz and Sheri L. Johnson).

11 Anxiety Disorders (Deborah C. Beidel and Brooke Stipelman).

12 Somatoform Disorders (Laurence J. Kirmayer and Karl J. Looper).

13 Dissociative Disorders (Etzel Cardeña and David H. Gleaves).

14 Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders (Lori A. Brotto and Carolin Klein).

15 Eating Disorders (J. Kevin Thompson, Megan Roehrig, and Bill N. Kinder).

16 Sleep Disorders (Charles M. Morin and Jack D. Edinger).

17 Personality Disorders (Emily B. Ansell and Carlos M. Grilo).

Author Index.

Subject Index.

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