Vocational Impact of Psychiatric Disorders: A Guide for Rehabilitation Professionals / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
"...Vocational Impact of Psychiatric Disorders: A Guide for Rehabilitation Professionals offers a wellwritten and concise review of mental health disorders that are commonly encountered in the workplace. The casebased style used by the authors adds significantly to the reader's understanding of the various psychiatric disorders and their propensity to impact work performance."Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation (10:1)
This book is the first to provide accessible information about the most common psychiatric conditions encountered by vocational rehabilitation professionals. All information is based on conditions as described in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) IV. Each chapter includes case studies or vignettes to illustrate symptomatology, rehabilitation counseling techniques, placement and training recommendations, and suggestions for reasonable workplace accommodations.
|Edition description:||New Edition|
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Table of ContentsContents: Introduction: Psychiatric Disorders and Vocational Functioning * FEELING BAD* Mood Disorders * Anxiety Disorders * Somatoform Disorders * PROBLEMS GETTING ALONG * The "Odd" Cluster: Paranoid, Schizotypal, and Schizoid Personality Disorders * The "Dramatic" Cluster: Borderline, Antisocial, Histrionic, and Narcissistic Personality Disorders * The "Anxious" Cluster: Avoidant, Dependent, Obsessive-Compulsive, and Passive-Aggressive Personality Disorders * PROBLEMS WITH REALITY * Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders * Conclusions and Implications: The Role of Psychological Assessment * Appendix * References