Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology - Text Only / Edition 4

Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology - Text Only / Edition 4

by Ronald J. Comer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0716786257

ISBN-13: 9780716786252

Pub. Date: 04/28/2004

Publisher: Worth Publishers

For over ten years, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology has been recognized as the ideal concise textbook for abnormal psychology. The book distinguishes itself by seamlessly integrating various theoretical models, sociocultural factors, research, clinical experiences, and therapies. Ron Comer not only encourages students to think critically about the

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For over ten years, Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology has been recognized as the ideal concise textbook for abnormal psychology. The book distinguishes itself by seamlessly integrating various theoretical models, sociocultural factors, research, clinical experiences, and therapies. Ron Comer not only encourages students to think critically about the science and study of mental disorders—he also reveals the humanity behind them. Now in its Fourth Edition, the book builds on its predecessors with an abundance of new material and improved media tools.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780716786252
Publisher:
Worth Publishers
Publication date:
04/28/2004
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
497
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 10.86(h) x 0.88(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 STRESS AND ANXIETY

4. Anxiety Disorders
5. Stress Disorders
6. Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders

PROBLEMS OF MOOD

7. Mood Disorders
8. Suicide

PROBLEMS OF MIND AND BODY

9. Eating Disorders
10. Substance-Related Disorders
11. Sexual Disorders and Gender Identity Disorder

PROBLEMS OF PSYCHOSIS

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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