Essentials of Clinical Psychiatry: Based on the American Psychiatric Press Textbook of Psychiatry / Edition 3

Essentials of Clinical Psychiatry: Based on the American Psychiatric Press Textbook of Psychiatry / Edition 3

by Robert E. Hales
     
 

More than 100 contributors have updated every chapter in this abbreviated version of the complete text. Five new chapters discuss primary care, managed care, practice guidelines, neuropsychiatry, and the future of psychiatry. Includes a bonus CD-ROM containing the complete DSV-IV, glossary, and more.See more details below

Overview

More than 100 contributors have updated every chapter in this abbreviated version of the complete text. Five new chapters discuss primary care, managed care, practice guidelines, neuropsychiatry, and the future of psychiatry. Includes a bonus CD-ROM containing the complete DSV-IV, glossary, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880488488
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1070
Product dimensions:
7.04(w) x 10.05(h) x 1.89(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors
Preface
Sect. ITheoretical Foundations and Assessment
1The Neuroscientific Foundations of Psychiatry3
2Normal Child and Adolescent Development29
3Theories of the Mind and Psychopathology55
4The Psychiatric Interview, Psychiatric History, and Mental Status Examination87
5Laboratory and Other Diagnostic Tests in Psychiatry119
Sect. IIPsychiatric Disorders
6Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic Disorders149
7Alcohol and Other Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders185
8Schizophrenia, Schizophreniform Disorder, and Delusional (Paranoid) Disorders233
9Mood Disorders277
10Anxiety Disorders345
11Somatoform Disorders413
12Factitious Disorders and Malingering439
13Dissociative Disorders453
14Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders471
15Adjustment Disorder485
16Impulse Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified497
17Personality Disorders515
18Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence539
19Sleep Disorders647
20Eating Disorders: Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Obesity667
21Pain Disorders687
Sect. IIIPsychiatric Treatments
22Psychopharmacology and Electroconvulsive Therapy705
23Brief Dynamic Individual Psychotherapy801
24Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, and Supportive Psychotherapy817
25Treatment of Children and Adolescents841
App. 1Diagnostic Criteria From DSM-IV885
App. 2Excerpts From the American Psychiatric Glossary1001
Index1029

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