Recent Research in Personality Disorders, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

Recent Research in Personality Disorders, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

by Joel Paris
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416063455

ISBN-13: 9781416063452

Pub. Date: 08/15/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This issue on “Recent Research on Personality Behaviors” discusses diagnosis, epidemiology, etiology, outcome and treatment for these perplexing disorders. Topics include: Diagnosis: Dimensional diagnosis for PDs, Improving categorical diagnosis of PDs, Separating traits from personality disorders. Epidemiology: The community prevalence of

Overview

This issue on “Recent Research on Personality Behaviors” discusses diagnosis, epidemiology, etiology, outcome and treatment for these perplexing disorders. Topics include: Diagnosis: Dimensional diagnosis for PDs, Improving categorical diagnosis of PDs, Separating traits from personality disorders. Epidemiology: The community prevalence of PDs, The clinical prevalence of PDs. Etiology: Genetics of PDs, Neurobiological and imaging studies, The neurobiology of psychopathy, Child development and PDs. Outcome: The long-term outcome of PDs, Mechanisms of recovery in PDs. Treatment: Pharmacological and psychotherapeutic treatments, Managing suicidality, Future directions in PD research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416063452
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/15/2008
Series:
Clinics: Internal Medicine Series
Pages:
364
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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