Basic Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals, 3rd edition

  • Richard S. Sinacola, 
  • Timothy Peters-Strickland, 
  • Joshua D. Wyner

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Basic Psychopharmacology for Mental Health Professionals is your guide to the latest medications in the field, enhanced with numerous case studies to illustrate the skills you'll need for successful practice. The text is designed as an easy-to-understand tool for non-medical helping professionals.

Published by Pearson (July 15th 2021) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780137525720

Subject: Counseling

Category: Psychopharmacology

Table of contents

Why Study Psychopharmacology

1. Basic Neurobiology Psychopharmacology and Pharmacokinetics
2. History Taking and Assessment Techniques
3. Treatment of Unipolar Depression
4. Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
5. Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
6. Treatment of Psychotic Disorders
7. Treatment of ADHD and Disorders of Attention
8. Treatment of Cognitive Disorders
9. Treatment of Sleep Disorders
10. Treatment of Personality Disorders
11. Treatment of Chemical Dependency and Co-Occurring Conditions
12. Treatment of Comorbidity and Other Disorders
13. Case Vignettes: Children
14. Case Vignettes: Adolescents
15. Case Vignettes: Early Adulthood
16. Case Vignettes: Middle Adulthood
17. Case Vignettes: Older Adulthood

Appendix: Table of Psychotropic Medications

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