The Mental Health Diagnostic Desk Reference: Visual Guides and More for Learning to Use the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) / Edition 1

The Mental Health Diagnostic Desk Reference: Visual Guides and More for Learning to Use the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) / Edition 1

by Carlton Munson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0789010763

ISBN-13: 9780789010766

Pub. Date: 12/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Intended for beginning and seasoned mental health professionals, this invaluable book is a comprehensive and effective resource that will help you learn and apply the DSM-IV system. Thorough and up-to-date, this guide is the only DSM reference that provides information on how to use the Culture-Bound syndromes and gives a detailed example of how to do a Cultural

Overview

Intended for beginning and seasoned mental health professionals, this invaluable book is a comprehensive and effective resource that will help you learn and apply the DSM-IV system. Thorough and up-to-date, this guide is the only DSM reference that provides information on how to use the Culture-Bound syndromes and gives a detailed example of how to do a Cultural Formulation. Written by nationally respected clinician, supervisor, and educator Dr. Carlton Munson, The Mental Health Diagnostic Desk Reference will help end clinical gridlock and enable you to improve services to your clients within the context of managed care.

A CRITICALLY IMPORTANT TEXT for a broad spectrum of practitioners and students in the helping profession. Provides a comprehensive, well-ordered, and richly illustrated body of information that will assist in the complex, interdisciplinary process of diagnosis. . . . Also contains a wealth of historical material about the search for accuracy in the understanding and subsequent treatment of a range of mental disorders. . . . The material on cultural aspects of these disorders will be of considerable help. . . . WILL BE OF GREAT ASSISTANCE to those who wish to, or need to, learn more about the DSM approach to classification. (Francis J. Turner, DSW, CSW, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Social Work, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789010766
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Disclaimer

Chapter 1. Introduction

About This Book

Organization of Chapters Related to Specific Disorders

Other Key Features of the Book

A Final Introductory Word

Chapter 2. Historic Heritage of Classification

Introduction

Importance of Knowing the History of Classification

Historical Summary

Current View of Causation

Recommended Reading

Chapter 3. Organization of the DSM-IV

Contents

Task Force on DSM-IV

Acknowledgments

Introduction

Cautionary Statement

Use of the Manual

DSM-IV Classification

Multiaxial Assessment

Disorders Categories

Additional Codes

Appendixes

Index

Recommended Reading

Chapter 4. The Multiaxial System

Introduction

Axis I: Clinical Disorders and Axis II: Personality Disorders and Mental Retardation

Axis III: General Medical Conditions

Axis IV: Psychosocial and Environmental Problems (PEPs)

Axis V: Global Assessment of Functioning (GAF)

Additional Functioning Assessment Scales

Rule Out

Diagnostic Illustration

Treatment Planning

Nonaxial Format

How to Study

Recommended Reading

Chapter 5. Disorders Usually First Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence (ICA Disorders)

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Infant and Child GAF

Subtypes and Specifiers

Changes in ICA Disorders from DSM-III-R to DSM-IV

Age of Onset

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Reading

Mental Retardation

Learning Disorders

Motor Skills Disorder

Communication Disorders

Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDDs)

Attention-Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorders

Feeding and Eating Disorders of Infancy or Early Childhood

Tic Disorders

Elimination Disorders

Other Disorders of Infancy, Childhood, or Adolescence

Conclusion

Chapter 6. Delirium, Dementia, and Amnestic and Other Cognitive Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Chapter 7. Mental Disorders Due to a General Medical Condition Not Elsewhere Classified

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 8. Substance-Related Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Organization

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 9. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 10. Mood Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 11. Anxiety Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Acute Stress Disorder

Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 12. Somatoform Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 13. Factitious Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 14. Dissociative Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 15. Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 16. Eating Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 17. Sleep Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 18. Impulse-Control Disorders Not Elsewhere Classified

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Recommended Reading

Chapter 19. Adjustment Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Reading

Chapter 20. Personality Disorders

Disorders

Fundamental Features

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Standardized Measures

Recommended Reading

Chapter 21. Other Conditions That May Be a Focus of Clinical Attention

Conditions

Fundamental Features

Chapter 22. Appendix B of the DSM-IV: Criteria Sets and Axes Provided for Further Study

Proposals

Fundamental Features

Recommended Reading

Chapter 23. Appendix I of the DSM-IV: Outline for Cultural Formulation and Glossary of Culture-Bound Syndromes

Culture-Bound Syndromes

Fundamental Features

Outline for Cultural Formulation

Glossary of Culture-Bound Syndromes

Differential Diagnosis

Recommended Reading

Bibliography

Index

Reference Notes Included

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