Abnormal Psychology, 18th edition

  • Jill M. Hooley, 
  • Matthew K. Nock, 
  • James N. Butcher

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Abnormal Psychology provides an engaging, comprehensive introduction to the primary psychological disorders, with DSM-5 coverage throughout. Authors Jill Hooley, Matthew Nock and James Butcher focus on the individuals at the heart of the study of abnormal psychology. This biopsychosocial approach helps you understand the holistic context in which abnormalities of behavior occur.

The 18th Edition reflects the newest and most relevant research findings in this ever-changing field, presented in ways designed to be as engaging as possible. The text covers the most up-to-date topics in the field, including gender dysphoria, paraphilic disorders and the latest applications of brain imaging techniques.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2020

ISBN-13: 9780137554676

Subject: Psychology

Category: Abnormal Psychology


  1. Abnormal Psychology: Overview and Research Approaches
  2. Earliest Views of Abnormal Behavior
  3. Causal Factors and Viewpoints
  4. Clinical Assessment and Diagnosis
  5. Stress and Physical and Mental Health
  6. Panic, Anxiety, Obsessions, and Their Disorders
  7. Mood Disorders and Suicide
  8. Somatic Symptom and Dissociative Disorders
  9. Eating Disorders and Obesity
  10. Personality Disorders
  11. Substance-Related Disorders
  12. Sexual Dysfunctions, Gender Dysphoria, and Paraphilic Disorders
  13. Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders
  14. Neurocognitive Disorders
  15. Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence (Neurodevelopmental Disorders)
  16. Psychological Treatment
  17. Societal and Legal Issues in Abnormal Psychology

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