What Every Patient, Family, Friend, and Caregiver Needs to Know About Psychiatry

What Every Patient, Family, Friend, and Caregiver Needs to Know About Psychiatry

by Richard W. Roukema
     
 

Writing in a simple, concise style, Roukema (clinical director of mental health services, Ramapo Ridge Psychiatric Hospital) provides detailed information on causes and treatment of adult psychiatric disorders and what family members and caregivers can do to help. For this edition, material has been added on the role of genetics, new diagnostic techniques, and…  See more details below

Overview

Writing in a simple, concise style, Roukema (clinical director of mental health services, Ramapo Ridge Psychiatric Hospital) provides detailed information on causes and treatment of adult psychiatric disorders and what family members and caregivers can do to help. For this edition, material has been added on the role of genetics, new diagnostic techniques, and Alzheimer's disease. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780880488068
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/1998
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.36(w) x 9.34(h) x 1.32(d)

Meet the Author

Richard W. Roukema, M.D., F.A.P.A., is Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in Newark, New Jersey. He also serves as Clinical Director of Mental Health Services at Ramapo Ridge Psychiatric Hospital in Wyckoff, New Jersey, a division of the Christian Health Care Center.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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