The first major textbook to cover the treatments of DSM-5 (R) disorders in one volume, it provides up-to-date, comprehensive information for the busy clinician. This new edition was written by leading experts in psychiatry and constitutes an authoritative guide to standard of care for psychiatric disorders.
Therapy has become just one of many treatment options for posttraumatic stress disorder and other trauma-related illnesses. This book provides a conceptual framework for treating trauma patients and illuminates relationship factors that are empirically associated with positive outcomes.
Suitable for teachers and clinicians, this title brings DSM-5[trademark] to life through narratives of every disorder. It is useful for those interested in understanding the interface between disorder classification and patient diagnosis. Each case is presented by an expert who concludes with a discussion of the context of the diagnosis.
An instructional supplement to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition. It is intended to assist readers in understanding diagnostic criteria and concepts from DSM-5[trademark], as well as how to apply them. It is written by recognized leaders in academic psychiatry.
Helps clinicians and students learning the process of psychiatric diagnosis improve their skill in formulating a comprehensive differential diagnosis by providing a variety of approaches, including a six-step diagnostic framework, 29 bottom-up "decision trees," and 66 differential diagnosis tables for use once a tentative diagnosis has been made.
Designed to be used in a variety of contexts and for an audience that includes teachers, students, and clinicians, this companion to DSM-5[trademark], this title brings DSM-5[trademark] to life through narratives of every disorder. Each case is presented by an expert who concludes with a discussion of the context of the diagnosis.
Suitable for teachers, students, and clinicians seeking to fully understand the changes made in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition, this book includes questions and answers to both broaden and deepen the reader's knowledge of DSM-5[trademark] and to promote learning of diagnostic concepts and classification.
Beginning with an introduction to the diagnostic interview, this title addresses the goals of the interview, provides an efficient structure for learning how to conduct one, reviews the screening questions, and then tackles the ways in which DSM-5[trademark], with its approaches to diagnosis and classification, impacts the interview going forward.
Psycho-oncology was written to assist oncologists, physicians, psychiatrists and other mental health clinicians, and hospital chaplains in understanding and offering supportive treatment to the more than 40% of individuals who will receive a cancer diagnosis during their lifetime.