Essential Psychopathology and Its Treatment
W. W. Norton & Company, 2009 - Psychology - 685 pages
Considered a leading textbook in the field on the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders, this comprehensive revision includes cutting-edge updates in neurochemistry, psychopharmacology, genetics and functional neuroimaging. Geared to resident students in psychiatry and related disciplines, it makes sense of the field's burgeoning scientific emphasis.
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This book can hardly be called a book of psychological science. At times reading this book found myself very confused. I looked at the publishing date and was startled to see it was written in 2000s ... Read full review
Many sections of this book use partial research, based on a clear conservative christian agenda. For such a highly acclaimed book, its unfounded claims are an embarrassment to the study of science. If I were to write a paper citing such narrow and bais sources to support such sweeping claims in the same way this text book does, my high school, let alone graduate, professors wouldn't even give me a "C." Buy this book as a compliment to the bible, not the DSM.
Diagnosis and Prognosis
Legal Ethical and Multicultural Issues
Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders
Impulse Control Disorders Not Classified Elsewhere
Delirium Dementia Amnesia and Other Cognitive Disorders
Schizophrenia and Related Disorders