Handbook of Assessment and Treatment Planning for Psychological Disorders / Edition 1

Handbook of Assessment and Treatment Planning for Psychological Disorders / Edition 1

by Martin M. Antony
     
 

ISBN-10: 157230703X

ISBN-13: 9781572307032

Pub. Date: 11/14/2001

Publisher: Guilford Publications, Inc.


This comprehensive reference and text provides detailed guidelines for conducting multimodal assessments of individuals suffering from frequently encountered psychological disorders. The contributors, leading scientist-practitioners, address the growing need for assessment approaches that are brief, easy to implement, and psychometrically sound. A wide range of…  See more details below

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This comprehensive reference and text provides detailed guidelines for conducting multimodal assessments of individuals suffering from frequently encountered psychological disorders. The contributors, leading scientist-practitioners, address the growing need for assessment approaches that are brief, easy to implement, and psychometrically sound. A wide range of tools and techniques are considered, including structured and semi-structured interviews, self-report measures, psychophysiological measures, observational techniques, and more. Of crucial importance, the book also demonstrates how assessment results can effectively be used in planning evidence-based interventions and monitoring the outcome of treatment. Providing essential knowledge to guide clinical decision making, this volume is an ideal companion for psychologists, psychiatrists, and other practitioners in today's demanding health care environment. An important reference for clinical researchers, it will serve as a text in graduate-level courses.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781572307032
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
11/14/2001
Pages:
589
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents


Contents
I, Screening for Psychological Disorders
1. Structured and Semistructured Diagnostic Interviews, Laura J. Summerfeldt and Martin M. Antony
2. Brief Screening Assessments for Managed Care and Primary Care, Lynn F. Bufka, Jeanne I. Crawford, and Jill T. Levitt
II. Approaches for Specific Psychological Problems
3. Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia, Sandra L. Baker, Marcus D. Patterson, and David H. Barlow
4. Specific and Social Phobia, Randi E. McCabe and Martin M. Antony
5. Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Laura A. Campbell and Timothy A. Brown
6. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Steven Taylor, Dana S. Thordarson, and Ingrid Söchting
7. Exposure to Trauma in Adults, Brett T. Litz, Mark W. Miller, Anna M. Ruef, and Lisa M. McTeague
8. Depression, David J. A. Dozois and Keith S. Dobson
9. Obesity and Eating Disorders, Linda W. Craighead
10. Couple Distress, Douglas K. Snyder and Brian V. Abbott
11. Schizophrenia, Sarah I. Pratt and Kim T. Mueser
12. Substance Use Disorders, Jalie A. Tucker, Rudy E. Vuchinich, and James G. Murphy
13. Personality Disorders, Thomas A. Widiger
14. Sexual Dysfunction, Markus Wiegel, John P. Wincze, and David H. Barlow
15. Insomnia, Josée Savard and Charles M. Morin

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