Oxford Textbook of Psychotherapy

Oxford Textbook of Psychotherapy

by Glen O. Gabbard
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0198520654

ISBN-13: 9780198520658

Pub. Date: 07/26/2007

Publisher: Oxford University Press

With the publication of this book psychotherapy finally arrives at the mainstream of mental health practice. This volume is an essential companion for every practicing psychiatrist, clinical counselor, mental health nurse, psychotherapist, and mental health practitioner. It is integrative in spirit, with chapters written by an international panel of experts who

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With the publication of this book psychotherapy finally arrives at the mainstream of mental health practice. This volume is an essential companion for every practicing psychiatrist, clinical counselor, mental health nurse, psychotherapist, and mental health practitioner. It is integrative in spirit, with chapters written by an international panel of experts who combine theory and research with practical treatment guidelines and illustrative case examples to produce and invaluable book. Part One gives a comprehensive account of all the major psychotherapeutic approaches. Parts Two and Three systematically describe psychotherapeutic approaches to the major psychiatric disorders and personality disorders. Many chapters are multi-authored and describe the psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and other approaches for treating these illnesses. Part Four examines applications and modifications of psychotherapists including ethics, legal issues, and psychotherapy and neuroscience. The first of its kind, this is a 'must have' volume for all trainee and practicing psychological therapists, whatever their background - psychiatry, psychology, social work, and nursing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198520658
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
07/26/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
10.70(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

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Table of Contents

SECTION I: MAJOR MODALITIES

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