Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR / Edition 1

Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR / Edition 1

by Michael A. Fauman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1585620467

ISBN-13: 9781585620463

Pub. Date: 09/28/2001

Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated

Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® demonstrates the fundamental features of DSM-IV-TR disorders through brief clinical vignettes, and questions and answers. These vignettes help beginning students and experienced clinicians visualize a disorder in the context of a multidimensional patient who is characterized by more than just the fulfillment of individual diagnostic

Overview

Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® demonstrates the fundamental features of DSM-IV-TR disorders through brief clinical vignettes, and questions and answers. These vignettes help beginning students and experienced clinicians visualize a disorder in the context of a multidimensional patient who is characterized by more than just the fulfillment of individual diagnostic criteria. Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® • Describes common problems in diagnosis• Provides guidelines for resolving issues of diagnostic uncertainty• Summarizes the core concepts of the diagnostic group discussed in each chapter• Presents interesting case examples that provide "diagnostic prototypes" of the individual disorders included in DSM-IV-TR• Includes self-assessment questions that allow the reader to test their understanding of DSM-IV-TR

Several new sections have been added • Boundary Between Normality and Abnormality• Dimensional vs. Categorical Classification

Study Guide to DSM-IV-TR® is an indispensable companion designed to help students, residents, and clinicians conceptualize how DSM-IV-TR can be used in everyday practice.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585620463
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction. Clinical monitoring, standards, and liability. Presenting your case to a reviewer. Presenting an inpatient case. Presenting a partial hospital case. Presenting a substance abuse case. Fundamentals of clinical documentation. Documenting individual patient care. Index.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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