American Psychiatric Press Review of Psychiatry / Edition 1

American Psychiatric Press Review of Psychiatry / Edition 1

by Robert E. Hales
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0880482451

ISBN-13: 9780880482455

Pub. Date: 03/01/1988

Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated

This is annual review of psychiatry that covers panic disorder, unipolar depression, suicide, electroconvulsive therapy, and cognitive therapy.

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Overview

This is annual review of psychiatry that covers panic disorder, unipolar depression, suicide, electroconvulsive therapy, and cognitive therapy.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880482455
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/1988
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
6.42(w) x 9.24(h) x 1.78(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction. Foreword. Section I: Panic Disorder. Foreword to Section I. Current models of panic disorder and a view from emotion theory. Biological and psychopathologic findings in panic disorder. The epidemiology of panic disorder and agoraphobia. Panic disorder: diagnosis and assessment. Pharmacologic treatment of panic disorder. Cognitive-behavioral treatment of panic. Afterword. Section II: Unipolar Depression. Foreword to Section II. The genetic epidemiology of major depressive illness. Biological aspects of depression: implications for clinical practice. Diagnostic issues and clinical course of unipolar illness. Somatic treatment of unipolar depressive disorder. Psychotherapeutic treatment of depression. Depression secondary to medical illness. Afterword. Section III: Suicide. Foreword to Section III. Epidemiologic studies in suicide. Risk factors for suicide. Biological factors associated with suicide. The assessment and treatment of patients at risk for suicide. Suicidal behavior among children and adolescents: risk identification and intervention. Prevention of suicide. Afterword. Section IV: Electroconvulsive Therapy. Foreword to Section IV. Mechanisms of action of electroconvulsive therapy. Indications for use of electroconvulsive therapy. Convulsive therapy: a manual of practice. Adverse effects of electroconvulsive therapy. Electroconvulsive therapy: legal regulations and ethical concerns. Afterword. Section V: Cognitive Therapy. Foreword to Section V. Introduction to cognitive theory and therapy. Cognitive therapy of depression. Cognitive therapy of panic disorders. Cognitive therapy with children and adolescents. Cognitive group therapy. Cognitive approaches to adherence. Review of empirical studies on cognitive therapy. Afterword. Index.

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