Clinical Psychology: Science, Practice, and Culture, Third Edition: DSM-5 Update / Edition 5

Clinical Psychology: Science, Practice, and Culture, Third Edition: DSM-5 Update / Edition 5

by Andrew M. Pomerantz
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1483345041

ISBN-13: 9781483345048

Pub. Date: 11/19/2013

Publisher: SAGE Publications

“I love this book by Dr. Andrew Pomerantz.…He presents alternative perspectives on many issues and by doing so helps readers learn from the dialectic or tension between these perspectives. This text is a great foundation for students who are interested in developing their identities as clinical psychologists.”

—John Sommers-Flanagan, Ph D

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“I love this book by Dr. Andrew Pomerantz.…He presents alternative perspectives on many issues and by doing so helps readers learn from the dialectic or tension between these perspectives. This text is a great foundation for students who are interested in developing their identities as clinical psychologists.”

—John Sommers-Flanagan, Ph D, University of Montana, and co-author of Clinical Interviewing

Featuring fully integrated coverage of the new DSM-5, this updated edition offers comprehensive coverage of the subfields of clinical psychology, including clinical assessment, psychotherapy, ethical and professional issues, current controversies, and specialized topics. Up-to-date references, including many from DSM-5 in 2012 and 2013, are featured.

Through the creative use of metaphor, the author connects new concepts with concepts readers already know, making this an accessible text for all readers. In addition, the book provides balanced coverage of multiple clinical perspectives, a wide variety of clinical examples, and a unique focus on ethics and cultural diversity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781483345048
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
11/19/2013
Pages:
672
Sales rank:
182,611
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Introducing Clinical Psychology
Chapter 1. Clinical Psychology: Definition and Training
Chapter 2. Evolution of Clinical Psychology
Chapter 3. Current Controversies in Clinical Psychology
Chapter 4. Cultural Issues in Clinical Psychology
Chapter 5. Ethical Issues in Clinical Psychology
Chapter 6. Conducting Research in Clinical Psychology
Part II: Assessment
Chapter 7. Diagnosis and Classification Issues: DSM-5 and More
Chapter 8. The Clinical Interview
Chapter 9. Intellectual and Neuropsychological Assessment
Chapter 10. Personality Assessment and Behavioral Assessment
Part III: Psychotherapy
Chapter 11. General Issues in Psychotherapy
Chapter 12. Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
Chapter 13. Humanistic Psychotherapy
Chapter 14. Behavioral Psychotherapy
Chapter 15. Cognitive Psychotherapy
Chapter 16. Group and Family Therapy
Part IV: Special Topics
Chapter 17. Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Chapter 18. Health Psychology
Chapter 19. Forensic Psychology

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