Psychological Disorders, 5th edition

  • Deborah C. Beidel, 
  • Danae L. Hudson, 
  • Brooke L. Whisenhunt

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Hallmark features of this title

  • The authors’ scientist-practitioner approach integrates biological data with research from social and behavioral sciences. This helps to put a face on these sometimes perplexing and unfamiliar conditions.
  • UPDATED: REAL Science, REAL Life case studies offer a clinical presentation, assessment and treatment of a patient with a particular disorder, drawn from the authors’ clinical files. These cases offer a firsthand view of the scientist-practitioner approach.
  • UPDATED: REAL People, REAL Disorders features discuss popular figures who have suffered from a psychological condition. By presenting well-known people who suffer from psychological disorders, the authors humanize these conditions and allow students to connect with the material emotionally.

Published by Pearson (January 15th 2023) - Copyright © 2024

ISBN-13: 9780137833498

Subject: Psychology

Category: Abnormal Psychology

Table of contents

  1. Psychological Disorders: Historical and Modern Perspectives
  2. Research Methods
  3. Assessment and Diagnosis
  4. Anxiety, Trauma- and Stressor-Related Disorders
  5. Obsessive-Compulsive and Impulse-Control Disorders
  6. Somatic Symptom and Dissociative Disorders
  7. Mood Disorders
  8. Feeding and Eating Disorders
  9. Gender Identity, Sexual Functioning and Paraphilic Disorders
  10. Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
  11. Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
  12. Personality Disorders
  13. Neurodevelopmental, Disruptive, Conduct and Elimination Disorders
  14. Aging and Neurocognitive Disorders
  15. Psychological Disorders: Legal and Ethical Issues

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