Psychiatry Update: American Psychiatric Association Annual Review

Psychiatry Update: American Psychiatric Association Annual Review

by Robert E. Hales
     
 

This is annaul reivew of psychiatry that covers schizophrenia, drug abuse and dependence, personality disorders, adolescent psychiatry, psychiatric contributions to medical care and group psychotherapy.

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This is annaul reivew of psychiatry that covers schizophrenia, drug abuse and dependence, personality disorders, adolescent psychiatry, psychiatric contributions to medical care and group psychotherapy.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880482417
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/1986
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.65(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword. Section 1: Schizophrenia. Foreword to Section 1. Schizophrenia: diagnosis and classification. Genetics of schizophrenia. Observations on the brain in schizophrenia. Cognitive aspects of schizophrenia. Somatic therapy. Schizophrenia: psychosocial treatments and the role of psychosocial factors in its etiology and pathogenesis. Afterword. Section 2: Drug Abuse and Drug Dependence. Foreword to Section II. General principles of diagnosis and treatment. Opioids. Cocaine. Sedative-hypnotics and antianxiety agents. Marijuana. Psychedelics and arylcycloexylamines. Afterword. Section III: Personality Disorders. Foreword to Section III. The classification of personality disorders: an overview of problems and solutions. Epidemiology of DSM-III axis II personality disorders. A review of DSM-III criteria for the personality disorders. Syndrome diagnosis and personality disorder. Treatment of personality disorders. Afterword. Section IV: Adolescent Psychiatry. Foreword to Section IV. Adolescent development: a normative perspective. Affective illness in adolescence. Adolescence and illness. Adolescent alcoholism and substance abuse. Adolescent conduct disorders. Legal issues. Afterword. Section V: Psychiatric Contributions to Medical Care. Foreword to Section V. Behavioral medicine: an overview. Prevention and rehabilitation in cardiovascular disease. Oncological and pain syndromes. Psychotherapeutic management of gastrointestinal disorders. Habit disorders: alcohol and tobacco dependence. Inpatient care of patients with concomitant medical and psychiatric disorders. Afterword. Section VI: Group Psychotherapy. Foreword to Section VI. Practical, theoretical, and empirical foundations for group psychotherapy. Therapeutic factors in group psychotherapy. Interpersonal learning. Homogeneous groups. Inpatient groups. Self-help groups and psychiatry. Afterword. Index.

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