Study Guide to Psychiatry: A Companion to The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, Fifth Edition / Edition 5

Study Guide to Psychiatry: A Companion to The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, Fifth Edition / Edition 5

by James A. Bourgeois, Narriman C. Shahrokh
     
 

This book is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the companion textbook. It is made up of questions that correspond to chapters in the Textbook with an Answer Guide that references the relevant text in the Textbook and discusses the responses.

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Overview

This book is a question-and-answer companion that allows you to evaluate your mastery of the subject matter as you progress through the companion textbook. It is made up of questions that correspond to chapters in the Textbook with an Answer Guide that references the relevant text in the Textbook and discusses the responses.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585622818
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
277
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.65(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Questions. The psychiatric interview and mental status examination. Laboratory testing and imaging studies in psychiatry. The role of psychiatric measures in assessment and treatment. Cellular and molecular biology of the neuron. Neuroanatomy for the psychiatrist. Genetics. Normal child and adolescent development. Delirium, dementia and amnestic, and other cognitive disorders. Substance-related disorders. Schizophrenia. Mood disorders. Anxiety disorders. Somatoform disorders. Factitious disorders and malingering. Dissociative disorders. Human sexuality and sexual dysfunctions. Gender identity disorders and paraphilias. Adjustment disorders. Impulse-control disorders not elsewhere classified. Personality disorders. Disorders usually first diagnosed in infancy, childhood, or adolescence. Sleep disorders. Eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and obesity. Psychological factors affecting medical conditions. Pain disorders. Psychopharmacology. Nonpharmacological somatic treatments. Brief psychotherapies. Psychodynamic psychotherapy. Interpersonal psychotherapy. Cognitive therapy. Supportive psychotherapy. Combining psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy. Couple and family therapy. Group therapy. Treatment of children and adolescents. Treatment of seniors. Treatment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender patients. Treatment of women. Cultural issues. Psychiatry and the law. Ethical aspects of psychiatry. Suicide. Assessment of dangerousness. Answer Guide.

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