Abnormal Psychology: The Problem of Maladaptive Behavior
This text provides students with a comprehensive review of the field of abnormal psychology. In the 8th edition, the authors systematically employ an interactional framework that incorporates personal variables and situational variables to examine how vulnerability and resilience influence the likelihood of mental disorders and recovery from them. The text explains and contrasts a variety of theoretical perspectives on each type of disorder.
86 pages matching childhood in this book
Results 1-3 of 86
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Epidomiology of Maladaptive
Research in Abnormal Psychology
72 other sections not shown
Other editions - View all
abnormal behavior abuse activity adolescence adult alcohol Alzheimer's disease antipsychotic antisocial personality disorder anxiety disorders approach assessment autistic behav believed biological bipolar disorder brain causes changes characteristics child childhood client clinical clinicians cognitive cognitive therapy conduct disorder coping depressed mood develop diagnosed disease drinking drugs DSM-IV effects emotional episode example experience factors fear feel Figure Freud function genes genetic hospital important increased individuals interaction interview involved maladaptive behavior medication ment mentally ill mood mood disorder mother negative observed obsessive-compulsive disorder occur opioids panic disorder parents patients percent personality disorder perspective phobias physical problems programs psychoanalysis psychodynamic psychological psychotherapy psychotic relationships resiliency response result retarded risk role schizophrenic disorder sexual situations skills sleep social specific stress symptoms techniques theory therapeutic therapist therapy thoughts tion tive treat treatment types vulnerability