So You Think You're Crazy

So You Think You're Crazy

by Frank Machovec, PhD
     
 
In these hectic, 21st-century times, many worry if they have stepped over the line and acquired a mental disorder. Are you really crazy, or is what troubles you simply a normal variant of universal human behavior? What behavioral traits must you learn to live with? Which can you change? What can your dreams tell you about your behavior? In his basic, down-to-earth

Overview

In these hectic, 21st-century times, many worry if they have stepped over the line and acquired a mental disorder. Are you really crazy, or is what troubles you simply a normal variant of universal human behavior? What behavioral traits must you learn to live with? Which can you change? What can your dreams tell you about your behavior? In his basic, down-to-earth primer, board-certified psychologist Dr. Frank Machovec describes mental disorders according to the latest diagnostic manual, past and current therapy techniques, and simple diagnostic tests to help you explore your thoughts and feelings. Even if you believe you are not that normal, this book can suggest ways for you to feel better about yourself and guide you in your search for professional help.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940149596560
Publisher:
Coffeetown Press
Publication date:
03/20/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
218
File size:
368 KB

Meet the Author

Frank Machovec PhD, is a retired licensed clinical psychologist who worked in mental hospitals, clinics, and private practice for 30 years. In addition to pre- and post-PhD internships, he is board certified in medical psychotherapy and clinical hypnosis and was a certified forensic examiner, testifying as an expert witness in civil and criminal cases. Dr. Machovec has presented his research and clinical case studies at state, national, and international conferences. His awards include a National Certificate of Recognition from Division 12 of the American Psychological Association and the 2002 annual award for writing excellence by the American Society for Clinical Hypnosis. He has written 50 books and 27 journal articles. He is past president of the Virginia Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and was designated an Approved Supervisor in the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. He teaches college-level psychology as an adjunct professor as well as continuing education classes.

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