DSM-IV® Guidebook, written by the acknowledged experts who developed DSM-IV, is the essential companion to DSM-IV.
Designed for the clinician, DSM-IV® Guidebook takes you on an entertaining and informative guided tour through DSM-IV. It details how and why DSM-IV developed the way it did and presents a clear road map of the intricacies of the organization of the DSM system.
In this detailed, insightful volume, you will find
|Publisher:||American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc.|
|Edition description:||1st ed|
|Product dimensions:||7.09(w) x 10.11(h) x 1.04(d)|
Table of Contents
The Foundations of Psychiatric Diagnosis. Roots: a brief history of psychiatric classification. Conceptual issues in psychiatric diagnosis. The Development and Use of DSM-IV. The preparation of DSM-IV. The DSM-IV road map and classification. The nuts and bolts of using DSM-IV. The yeas and nays of the multiaxial system. The retirement of the term organic. The DSM-IV Diagnoses. Delirium, dementia, amnestic, and other cognitive disorders. Mental disorders due to a general medical condition. Substance-related disorders. Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. Mood disorders. Anxiety disorders. Somatoform disorders. Factitious disorder and malingering. Dissociative disorders. Sexual and gender identity disorders. Eating disorders. Sleep disorders. Impulse-control disorders not elsewhere classified. Adjustment disorders. Personality disorders. Disorders of infancy, childhood, and adolescence. Other conditions that may be a focus of attention. Not Ready for Prime Time. Some future contenders. “Hot” controversies. Study Guides. The capsule summary: What everyone should know about DSM-IV. Quiz yourself: 100 questions toward DSM-IV mastery. Afterword. Bibliography. Index.