Fundamentals of Psychological Diagnosis (Volume 2): DSM-5-TR Essentials for Clinicians
"Fundamentals of Psychological Diagnosis (Volume 2): DSM-5-TR Essentials for Clinicians" is your go-to guide for comprehending and diagnosing psychological disorders. This resource is tailored for psychologists, clinicians, counselors, educators, and students to demystify the complex landscape of psychological diagnosis, paving the way for impactful therapeutic outcomes.
In an ever-changing field like psychology, precise diagnosis is the linchpin for effective treatment. This book captures my extensive, hands-on experience and diverse interactions, fulfilling the pressing need for an accessible and comprehensive resource on psychological diagnostics.
Detailed Overviews: Each section provides an in-depth look at various disorders, from their symptoms and causes to the latest treatment options.
Categorized For Ease: With chapters dedicated to distinct categories like Neurodevelopmental and Schizophrenia Spectrum Disorders, quickly find and focus on specific areas of interest.
Based on the Latest Research: Ground your knowledge in the most updated version of the DSM-5-TR, ensuring you have the latest information about each disorder.
Summary Sections: A concise style with the essential points, making it perfect for quick reference or review.
Each DSM-5-TR disorder is meticulously examined through:
Diagnostic Criteria: Understanding the specifics of each disorder.
The Impacts: Recognizing the effects on individuals and their surroundings.
The Etiology (Origins and Causes): Delving into the root causes.
Comorbidities: Identifying disorders that commonly co-exist.
Risk Factors: Highlighting potential triggers or exacerbators.
Case Study: Offering real-world examples for a grounded understanding.
Recent Psychology Research Findings: Keeping readers updated on the latest discoveries.
Treatment and Interventions: Providing actionable solutions for each disorder.
Implications if Untreated: Emphasizing the urgency and importance of appropriate intervention.
This volume covers the following disorders:
Somatic Symptom Related Disorders
Disruptive, Impulse-Control, and Conduct Disorders
Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
Whether you are a seasoned practitioner looking to update your knowledge, a student delving into the world of psychological diagnoses, or a curious reader eager to understand the intricacies of the human mind, this volume offers a window into the vast landscape of mental health conditions. Enhance your library and equip yourself with an enlightening and essential resource.
Intermittent Explosive Disorder
SUBSTANCERELATED AND ADDICTIVE DISORDERS
Schizotypal Personality Disorder
Antisocial Personality Disorder