Empowerment Series: Psychopathology: A Competency-based Assessment Model for Social Workers / Edition 4 available in Paperback
Written by a practicing social worker, PSYCHOPATHOLOGY offers a compelling look at the current state of knowledge about mental disorders. The authors' accessible narrative blends with detailed, realistic vignettes to give you an inside look at what it means to practice psychopathology today. Part of the Cengage Empowerment Series, the fourth edition is completely up to date and thoroughly integrates the new DSM-V. It also integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.30(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Susan W. Gray has been a member of the Barry University faculty since 1980. She earned a BA from Caldwell College for Women, an MSW at Rutgers University, an Ed.D. at Nova Southeastern University, and an MBA and Ph.D. from Barry University. Dr. Gray is a licensed clinical social worker and brings to Barry a diverse clinical practice background. Her professional interests include clinical supervision, licensure and professional regulation, community mental health, and professional practice in rural areas.
Marilyn Zide was a professor at Barry University, where she taught full time. In addition, she maintained a private practice and also provided agency-based consultation and training workshops in her areas of expertise which included solution-focused therapy, cultural diversity/sensitivity, and bereavement group-work.
Table of Contents
1. An Introduction to the Competency-Based Assessment Model. 2. Neurodevelopmental Disorders. 3. Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders. 4. Bipolar and Related Disorders. 6. Anxiety Disorders. 7. Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. 8. Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders. 9. Dissociative Disorders. 10. Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders. 11. Feeding and Eating Disorders. 12. Elimination Disorders. 13. Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders. 14. Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders. 15. Neurocognitive Disorders. 16. Personality Disorders.