Casebook for use with Abnormal Psychology / Edition 8

Casebook for use with Abnormal Psychology / Edition 8

by John Vitkus, Lauren B. Alloy
     
 

This casebook accompanies Bootzing,Alloy,Acocella,Abnormal Psychology,6/e. By presenting case studies from actual practitioners,the text illustrates how psychologists diagnose and treat various psychological disorders. Casebook in Abnormal Psychology,2/e presents a diverse selection of interesting and vivid cases from a variety of theoretical viewpoints. Seven new… See more details below

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This casebook accompanies Bootzing,Alloy,Acocella,Abnormal Psychology,6/e. By presenting case studies from actual practitioners,the text illustrates how psychologists diagnose and treat various psychological disorders. Casebook in Abnormal Psychology,2/e presents a diverse selection of interesting and vivid cases from a variety of theoretical viewpoints. Seven new cases have been added,making a total of 18 cases. Each case is organized into 5 sections: Presenting complaint,personal history,conceptualization and treatment,prognosis,and discussion.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073034737
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

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Table of Contents

1Generalized Anxiety Disorder: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy1
2Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Pharmacotherapy with Behavior Therapy23
3Dissociative Identity Disorder: Psychotherapy with Hypnosis37
4Bipolar I Disorder: Eclectic Therapy53
5Major Depressive Disorder: Interpersonal Therapy with Pharmacotherapy69
6Dysthymic Disorder: Psychodynamic Therapy85
7Dependent Personality Disorder: Sociocultural-Humanistic Therapy99
8Borderline Personality Disorder: Psychodynamic Therapy115
9Alcohol Dependence: Alcoholics Anonymous131
10Opioid Dependence: Residential Treatment149
11Male Erectile Disorder: Eclectic Therapy171
12Schizophrenia, Residual Type: Pharmacotherapy with Residential Treatment183
13Severe Personality Disorganization: Client-Centered Therapy with Pharmacotherapy201
14Dementia of the Alzheimer Type: Supportive Therapy215
15Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder: Chronotherapy with Phototherapy229
16Bulimia Nervosa: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy241
17Separation Anxiety Disorder: Psychodynamic Therapy255
18Mental Retardation: Behavior Modification with Residential Treatment273
19Autistic Disorder: Behavior Modification285
References301

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