Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology / Edition 7

Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology / Edition 7

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by Ronald J. Comer
     
 


Ron Comer’s brief text is ideal for introducing students to the realities of living with, treating, and researching psychological disorders. From his experiences as a practicing therapist, Comer draws a multitude of examples of real people and the disorders with which they struggle.  From his extensive classroom experience, he presents theSee more details below

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Ron Comer’s brief text is ideal for introducing students to the realities of living with, treating, and researching psychological disorders. From his experiences as a practicing therapist, Comer draws a multitude of examples of real people and the disorders with which they struggle.  From his extensive classroom experience, he presents the material in a way that connects to students’ lives. And with this new edition, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology becomes the first abnormal psychology text that fully embraces diagnostic and definition changes introduced by the DSM-5.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781429295635
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
03/11/2013
Edition description:
Seventh Edition
Pages:
489
Sales rank:
56,999
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Abnormal Psychology in Science and Clinical Practice
1.  Abnormal Psychology:  Past and Present
2. Models of Abnormality
3. Clinical Assessment, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Problems of Anxiety and Mood
4.  Anxiety, Obsessive- Compulsive, and Related Disorders
5. Disorders of Trauma and Stress
6. Disorders of Mood
7. Suicide

Problems of the Mind and Body
8. Disorders Featuring Somatic Symptoms
9. Eating Disorders
10. Substance Use and Addictive Disorders
11. Disorders of Sex and Gender

Problems of Psychosis and the Cognitive Function
12.  Schizophrenia

Life- Span Problems
13. Personality Disorders
14. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence
15. Disorders of Aging and Cognition 

Conclusion
16. Law, Society, and the Mental Health Profession

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