The Resource Treating mental disorders : a guide to what works, Peter E. Nathan, Jack M. Gorman, Neil J. Salkind

Treating mental disorders : a guide to what works, Peter E. Nathan, Jack M. Gorman, Neil J. Salkind

Label
Treating mental disorders : a guide to what works
Title
Treating mental disorders
Title remainder
a guide to what works
Statement of responsibility
Peter E. Nathan, Jack M. Gorman, Neil J. Salkind
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "For layperson and professional alike, Treating Mental Disorders: A Guide to What Works offers a comprehensive and highly readable compendium of the best psychotherapeutic and drug treatments available today."--BOOK JACKET. "Devoting chapters to thirteen types of mental disorders, Peter E. Nathan, Jack M. Gorman, and Neil J. Salkind employ a question-and-answer format to clearly communicate the latest knowledge on the wide variety of treatments available today. Each chapter discusses the definition and diagnosis of a particular disorder and then emphasizes which treatments work best, considering both psychotherapies and drug options, combinations of the two, as well as the pros and cons of each therapy."--BOOK JACKET
  • "Treating Mental Disorders is the best place to start for anyone seeking help for any number of mental disorders and an essential reference for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, and anyone else involved in providing treatment for mental illness."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 616.89
  • 616.89
Index
index present
LC call number
RC480.515
LC item number
.N38 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Treating mental disorders : a guide to what works, Peter E. Nathan, Jack M. Gorman, Neil J. Salkind
Publication
Note
Includes index
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  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
Summary of Treatments That Work -- Generic and Trade Medications -- 1. Childhood Disorders. Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Conduct Disorder -- 2. Eating Disorders. Anorexia Nervosa. Bulimia Nervosa -- 3. Sleep Disorders. Insomnia -- 4. Sexual Disorders. Sexual Dysfunction. Paraphilias -- 5. Substance Use Disorders -- 6. Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders. Somatoform Disorders. Dissociative Disorders -- 7. Depressive and Bipolar Disorders. Major Depressive Disorder. Bipolar (Manic Depressive) Disorder -- 8. Anxiety and Phobic Disorders. Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Panic Disorder. Phobias -- 9. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -- 10. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder -- 11. Schizophrenia -- 12. Personality Disorders -- 13. Disorders of Aging
Control code
000014241110
Extent
p. cm
Isbn
9780195102284
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98049355
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b18901190
System control number
  • 14241110lt
  • (OCoLC)40200099

Library Locations

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